Josephine A. Caporossi 1922-2014

BOARDMAN – Josephine Ann Caporossi, 91, of Youngstown’s South Side, died Monday evening, Feb. 3, 2014, at Shepherd of the Valley in Boardman.

She was born Aug. 24, 1922, in Welch, W.Va., the daughter of Eliso and Elvira Baldini Caporossi.

Josephine retired from McKelvey’s and Higbee’s Department Store in downtown Youngstown. She was a member of St. Christine Church in Youngstown.

Survivors include a son, Robert Klein of California; a sister, Lena Clementi of Boardman; a grandson; and a great-granddaughter.

Jose-phine was preceded in death by a brother and two sisters.

Calling hours will be from noon to 1 p.m. Friday at Kinnick Funeral Home in Youngstown. Funeral services will begin 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and continue with a 1:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Christine Church in Youngstown.

Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Youngstown.