April 22, 2012
Josefa Dios died 4/22/12 in the Beth Israel Hospice in Newark. She was 86. Born in Spain, she lived in the Ironbound section of Newark before moving to Harrison.
Visiting will be on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the Armitage and Wiggins Funeral Home, 596 Belgrove Drive Kearny (map/directions). Mass Thursday 10 am in St. Cecilia's Church (map/directions). Interment Holy Cross Cemetery (map/directions). To leave online condolences please visit www.armitagewiggins.com.
Josefa was a retired candy maker from Beacon Sweets in Newark. Wife of the late Jose, she is also the mother of Manuel, Angel, Ventura and the late Jose Dios. sister of Marcelino Dios and Carmen Alvarez. She is also survived by her grandchildren Jose, Andrea, Amanda, David, Cristina and Sofia and great grandchildren Joshua and Gaige.
In lieu of flowers, kindly consider a donation to The American Cancer Society.
Visiting - Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home, Kearny - 2:00 - 4:00 & 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Mass - St. Cecilia's Church, Kearny - 10:00 a.m.
Interment - Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington