Josephine S. Edmonds, 92 and a resident of Simeon Dewitt Apartments in Oswego passed away Sunday morning at her home.
She was born in Syracuse and was the daughter of the late William and Julia Ryan Groening. Her late husband Robert C. Edmonds died in 1986.
Mrs. Edmonds had been a member of St. Margaret’s Church in Mattydale for 45 years and was a member of the Rosary Society and a fifteen year volunteer with Human Development at St. Margaret’s.
She had been employed as manager of the Fanny Farmer Candy Shop in Northern Lights Shopping Center, North Syracuse for 17 years until her retirement in 1981.
She is survived by one son Arthur (Heather) Edmonds of Hanover, Maryland, two daughters Janet (William) Musacchio of Oswego, Catherine Erwin of Galway, NY, four grandchildren, five great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Edmonds was predeceased by three sisters, Helen, Florence and Margaret.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday 9:30 AM from the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home and at 10:00AM in St. Paul’s Church. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Syracuse.
A calling hour will be held Tuesday from 8:30-9:30AM at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made toSt. Paul’s Roof Fund, 50 E. Mohawk St., Oswego, NY 13126.