Josephine Williams

Josephine Williams, a longtime resident of Yonkers, passed away on March 2, 2017 at the age of 92.

Josephine worked at NYTEL for 30 years and upon her retirement, volunteered for many years with the Pioneers, the Bargain Box & the Gift shop at Lawrence Hospital, right until her passing.

Josephine is survived by her children Nancy & John (Lucy) Williams, her grandchildren Jessica (Anthony) D'Arrigo, Jaclyn & Matthew, her great grandchildren George & Jack, as well her beloved sisters Elinor Nardella & Kathryn Ragsdale. She was predeceased by her loving husband John, to whom she was married to for 35 years. Sadly, her daughter Susan Beth Williams also predeceased her on December 1, 2014.

Donations in her memory can be made to the ALS Chapter of Greater New York, 42 BROADWAY, SUITE 1724 NEW YORK, NY 10004 or you can click the link on the left of this page.

Funeral Mass Monday, 10:00 AM at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 601 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, New York 10705 with Interment to follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 10 West Stevens Avenue, Hawthorne, New York. The family will be present on Sunday from 3-7 PM at F. Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704. (914) 375-1400