Alicia Sostak, age 81 of Dover, N.J. passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday January 13, 2022 at her home following a long illness. Born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas. She has resided in Dover since 1966.
Daughter of the late Jose L & Maria Plazola, Alicia retired from Howmet Corp. of Dover after many years working in inspection. Ms. Sostak had a passion for traveling the world – going to Spain, Italy, France, Germany, Austria, Ireland and, even climbed a Mexican pyramid, she traveled the entire East and West Coast but her favorite place was New Jersey and her town of Dover, N.J. which she never wanted to leave. She will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Alicia was predeceased by her beloved husband William C. Sostak as well as her brother Joseph Plazola. She is survived by her daughter Beverly A. Cotis and her husband James Cotis of Sparta, N.J., her son William C. Sostak and his wife Kim Sostak of Flanders, N.J. and Robert J. Sostak and his wife Elsy Sostak of Cary, N.C. Also surviving are her cherished grandchildren Brandon & Devon Cotis, Skylar, Sopia & Sydney Sostak, sister Ophelia of Las Vegas, NV., brother Manual Plazola of Texas.
Arrangements are under the direction of Smith-Taylor-Ruggiero Funeral Home One Baker Ave. (Route 46) Dover, N.J. 07801 Online condolences through www.smith-taylor-ruggierofuneralhome.com