Josephine Stello Abraham

April 16, 1915March 10, 2012

Josephine Stello Abraham was born on April 16, 1915 and passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2012 at the age of 96. She joins her beloved husband Fred Abraham and her dear sons Robert and Jack. She was one of 14 children who remained very proud of her Italian heritage, but who embraced her husband's Syrian heritage with a full heart. Josephine was a devoted member of St. George Antiochian Church and served as an inspiration to all who knew her. She was a rare person who had only love in her heart, the kindest spirit, and the most generous soul. She leaves behind her son; Murray, grandchildren; Jamili and Mick, great granddaughter; Hannan, nieces, nephews, and countless friends. Visitation will be held on Monday, March 12, 2012 from 9:00AM to 10:00AM, with a Trisagion Service at 10:00AM at Martin Funeral Home West. Funeral Service will follow at 11:00AM at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, 120 N. Festival. Rev. Fr. George M. Al-Dehneh and V. Rev. Fr. Jehad T. Michael officiating. Interment will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, 8700 Dyer. Services entrusted to Martin Funeral Home West, 128 N. Resler Dr. El Paso, TX 79912.


  • Funeral Service Monday, March 12, 2012
  • Trisagion Service Monday, March 12, 2012
  • Visitation Monday, March 12, 2012

Josephine Stello Abraham

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Geri & Floyd Gladden

March 17, 2012

Love You Aunt Jo! Our Love,Thoughts & Prayers are with all the family. Aunt Jo was a very special person, & will be missed very much.

Michelle Litwiller

March 15, 2012

My Condolences to you and your family. I took care of your mom when i worked at Monte Vista. She was a very special person. She will be missed very much. I really loved your mom..

Dick Yerby

March 14, 2012

So sorry for your loss. I just found out today from James Karam. A mother is a very special person, and we know she will be missed more than words can convey. Dick Yerby and family

Roque & Martha J. Ontiveros

March 14, 2012

Mrs. Abraham, we know you're resting at Gods' side but wanted you to know we will miss your beautiful smile & great sense of humor...our prayers and condolences to the Abraham Family for your loss.....

Anthony Isaac

March 14, 2012

Condolences on the passing of your mother.She was the best.

James T. Karam

March 14, 2012

Dear Murray and Family,
My Condolences to you and yours.
Your mother was the greatest lady that I have ever known. I always loved her as a second mother. When ever I seen her my heart always jumped with happines.
Murray, just let you know, I am the last person to know of your dear mother passing. I just now found out wed 14th.
I am so sorry that I could not be with you, my dear friend. Your mother will be missed to the max, but she will always be in my heart for ever.
May God Bless her soul and she rest in peace with the family. With tears running down my face, I close... LOVE

Rick Melendrez

March 13, 2012

Mrs. Abraham rest with God. Prayers and condolences to Murray and family.

Tamra Elias-Lahav

March 13, 2012

Dear Aunt Jo,
You were my mother's dearest friend. You are now rejoicing with her in Heaven.
Tami Elias-Lahav

March 12, 2012

Aunt Jo, you will be missed by all that knew you. I loved the summers when came to Pittsburgh and stayed with my Gram, Carmella. I pray you and your bothers, sisters, Uncle Fred, Bobby and Jack are reunited. You will be missed, and we will remember all of the good times , laughter, stories of the good ole days, and of course your cooking!
Cindi Warren, Sylvia, Phil and family Pittsburgh PA

Rollin Roberts

March 12, 2012

We in the Roberts family will miss you. We just wanted to Thank you and Fred for all the assistance you gave Lynne (Lee) and I in getting through college.

Our hearts and prayers go out to F. Murry and his family .
Rollin ( & Lynne Lee)