Sophia Knight Phillips
Phillips, Sophia Knight - Age 2 months of We’koqma’q First Nation. It is with heavy hearts and much sadness that we announce the passing of our Little Angel Sophia Knight Phillips in the Victoria County Memorial Hospital, Baddeck, surrounded by family on Saturday, June 1, 2019. Sophia was born in Antigonish on March 8, 2019 she was a daughter of David Phillips and Brenda Ann Googoo.
Besides her parents; Sophia leaves to mourn her passing her brothers, Sean Googoo and Jedidiah Phillips; both at home; paternal grandparents, Christine and Roderick Googoo, Eskasoni; maternal grandfather, Charles Michael "Mickey" Googoo, We’koqma’q; Maternal great-grandmother, Pearl Googoo, We’koqma’q; Sophia’s godparents, Andrea "Poopsie" Paul and Jesse Googoo, We’koqma’q. Numerous aunts, uncles and cousins, too many to name.
She was predeceased by her sister, Jontay Noelle; her paternal grandfather, Alfred Simon; maternal grandmother, Barbara "Mickey" Googoo; maternal great-grandfather, Gabriel Googoo; maternal great-grandparents, Joe Levi and Rhoda Sylliboy; paternal great-grandparents, Joe Noel and Mary Ellen Phillips; aunt, Mellissa Dawn.
Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Friday, June 7 in the Multi Purpose Building, 160 Reservation Rd., We’koqma’q First Nation. Funeral mass will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 8 from Blessed Kateri Parish Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Waycobah with Father Conrad Edwards and Deacon Berkley Guthro officiating. Burial to follow in the parish cemetery. There will be no Salite.
Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Whycocomagh. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family at: www.haverstocks.com