Lima Family Santa Clara Mortuary

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Josie G Rabier

August 19, 1944July 26, 2020

Josie Griego Rabier left this world at the age of 75 on Sunday July 26, 2020 in the comfort of her daughter's home in San Jose, California. Born in Corcoran, California on August 19, 1944 to Felipe Griego of New Mexico and Maiche Spinicio of Arizona, she was raised with her 10 brothers and sisters. Josie worked for 30 years as a telephone operator while also becoming a talented crochet artist whose lacework was published in dozens of books and hundreds of magazines.

She is survived by her loving husband Claude, her children Denise, Mia, and Joey, and her adoring Grandchildren Ava and Clayton. A thoughtful woman, a devoted mother, beloved wife, and a queen of lace.


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Betty Pomroy-Martinez

August 9, 2020

May you rest in peace, Miss. Josie. You were an asset to the world of crochet and made lots of beautiful patterns for us all to enjoy. You will be missed. May God hold you in the palm of his hands always and keep your family safe and that they know you are in Heaven now.

Jeri Moomaw

August 7, 2020

Thank you Josie for all your wisdom, smiles, laughter and kindness! I will always remember your love for crochet, beautiful shoes and jewlery! Each loving stich in your crochet designs is a reminder of your love and time with us all!

Rest in peace with Jesus!

My deepest condolences to the family.


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