NILES - Josephine M. Cornwell, 83, formerly of Lucetta Street, Weathersfield, passed away at 9:25 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Humility House, Austintown.
Josephine was born Dec. 12, 1939, in Warren, the daughter of Jacob and Helen Teska Rudy.
A member of Faith Baptist Church, she had been employed by the former Sears Roebuck and Co. for more than 22 years.
Her husband, William F. Cornwell, whom she married April 1, 1947, preceded her in death on July 27, 2003. She was also preceded by three brothers, Jake, James and Jack Rudy.
Mrs. Cornwell is survived by her daughters, Marcia (Donald) Keener of Weathersfield, Sherri (Randy) Cummings of Warren, and Tami Adkins, with whom she made her home in Niles; her son, William K. "Skip" (Kathleen) Cornwell of Jacksonville, Fla.; a sister, Phyllis (Bob) Conner of Niles, 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday with the Rev. John Preusser officiating at the Robert P. McDermott Memorial Home, where friends may call one hour prior.