Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home Inc.

111 North Reading Ave, Boyertown, PA


Elizabeth J. Josey

November 4, 1924July 10, 2019

Elizabeth Jeannette Josey ,94, of Wilkes-Baree. Passed away on Wednesday July 10, 2019 in the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.

She was born on Nov 4, 1924, to Andrew James Josey and Alice Jeannette Wing Josey in Philadelphia Pa.

Elizabeth was blessed in life when her biological mother passed away and she gained a second mother Edna Dula Corum and two sisters Frances and Edith.

She worked at Pennhurst state hospital for over 20 years before retiring and was a member of Mt Olive Baptist Church.

Some of Elizabeth's favorite things to do were, Crochet everyone that knew her probably has something she made from blankets to booties, she loved to shop in King of Prussia with her granddaughter and great-grandson Christopher and play games with all her grandchildren through the years.

Elizabeth is leaving behind daughters Joyce Foster of Pottstown and Audrey Jackson of Wilkes-Barre Pa., her son David Josey and his wife Sharon from Pottstown and a granddaughter that she raised as her own Stacey Josey of Wilkes-Barre Pa. Elizabeth is also leaving behind many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She had three brothers Ralph Andrew, Robert Francis and Lacoste Roswell all proceeded her in death.

Memorial Services will be held at Mt. Olive Baptist Church 240 Mintzer St. Pottstown, PA. 19464. On Friday July 19, 2019 at 11:00 AM.

Inurnment will be private at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements by the Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home, Inc., 111 North Reading Ave. Boyertown, PA. 19512

Online condolences may be made at www.lwottfuneralhome.com


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