Josephine "Josie" Wojewodzic, age 97, of Port Henry, N.Y., passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017, at the Heritage Commons Nursing Home in Ticonderoga where she had been a resident for 2-1/2 years.
She was born in Witherbee, N.Y., on May 22, 1919. She married John Wojewodzic and moved to Port Henry where she resided with her husband, daughter Mary, son Johnny and mother Pauline.
Josie worked for IP for many years after her children were grown. She was an avid reader and knitter. All who knew and loved her have some of her beautiful sweaters and mittens.
A loving mother and wife, she was predeceased by her husband, mother, son and daughter. She is survived by two granddaughters, Mary Jo of Port Henry and Deandre of Saco, Maine, and one great-granddaughter, Sophie June.
Calling hours will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 16, at the Harland Funeral Home in Port Henry. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 17th, at St. Patrick's Church in Port Henry. Burial will be at a later date in the parish cemetery.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Mountain Lake Services Foundation in Port Henry on behalf of her granddaughter, Mary Jo.
To leave condolences for the family please visit www.harlandfuneralhome.com.
Published on March 13, 2017