It is with great sadness the family wish to announce the passing of their mother, sister, grandmother and great-great-grandmother, Josephine Marsh at the age of 101 on Sunday, June 16th, 2019 at home, surrounded by her loving family. Born April 21, 1918 in Conception Bay, Newfoundland, she was the daughter of the late Bernie and Ann (Doyle) Oliver.
In her younger days, Josephine was a very hard working homemaker, enjoying cooking and baking for her family, she loved a good game of cards, going out to the casino and scratch tickets, her family and grandchildren meant everything to her, especially granddaughter Tanya (Brent) MacEachern and great-great-grandchildren Gracie and Olivia, whom she resided with and was well taken care off by them.
Josephine is survived by daughters Debbie (Jim) Quigley), Nora (Lawrence) Gillis and son Brian Marsh; loving sister Marge Rose; grandchildren Michelle (Joey) Doyle, Lindsay (Paul) Ford, David (Sharon Ann) Gillis, Melissa (Glen) MacLean, John Michael Campbell; Stephanie and Savannah Marsh; great-great-grandchildren Gracie, Olivia, Hope, Hunter, Blake, Stella, Scarlett, Luke and Ben.
Besides her parents, she was also predeceased by her husband Walter, daughter Carol Ann Campbell, Brothers Peter, Gussie, Nipper, Buuny, Willie O and sister Genny McPherson.
Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, June 19th at 11 a.m. in St. Joseph Cemetery, Lingan, NS with Father Ray Huntley officiating.