ALBANY -- Dr. Galina Soboleva, 64, of Albany died June 5, 2012 at The Willson Hospice House.

Visitation will be held on Friday June 8, 2012 at Kimbrell-Stern from 6:00 to 7:00PM followed by a memorial service at 7:00PM also at Kimbrell-Stern.

A native of Moscow, Russia, Dr. Soboleva has lived in Albany since 1991. She was formerly employed by Merck and Co. as a project Scientist for many years. Since 2005 she was teaching Chemistry at Darton College. Her commitment and dedication to the College are well known to her colleagues and students.

Galina's major enjoyment in her life was her work with talented students, communication with friends, reading books and travel abroad.

Survivors include her husband Victor Sobolev and daughter Irina Soboleva.

Those desiring may make donations to Willson Hospice House, 320 Foundation Lane, Albany, GA 31707.

You may sign the online guestbook and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mrs. Soboleva by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at

Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152