Earl A. Josey, 70, of the
Town of Niagara, NY, entered into rest on Wednesday, September
13, 2006 at
his residence following a sudden illness. Born on February 9,
1936 in Andalusia, AL he was the son of the late Lawson
and Lois (Curry) Josey. On June 9, 1956 he married the former Betty J.
Robinson. She predeceased him on November 5, 2005.
Mr. Josey attended schools
in Alabama and came to Niagara Falls in 1954. Earl served in the United
States Army from February 12, 1959 until his honorable discharge on February
10, 1961. He
worked for National Cylinder Gas, Carborundum and
most recent Tulip Corporation until his retirement in 1998. Mr. Josey was a
member of Colonial Village Presbyterian Church. Earl enjoyed Hunting, Fishing
Mr. Josey is survived by
three sons James A. (Lori) Josey of Niagara Falls, NY, David D. (Teresa) Josey
of Niagara Falls, NY and Robert E. (Denise) Josey of Newfane, NY and six
grandchildren Ashley, Joshua, Nicholas, David, Jessica and Daniel. Earl is also
survived by one brother Foster (Joan) Josey of Connecticut and several nieces,
nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by two brothers Hubert (Diane of
Alabama) Josey and Wayne Josey.
Friends may call at the OTTO
REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, 2215 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY on FRIDAY from 2-4 and Family and Friends are invited to
attend a Funeral Service at the Colonial Village Presbyterian Church, 4813 Kline Road, Town of Niagara, NY on SATURDAY, September 16th at with Rev. Stewart Bair officiating.
Everyone please assemble at church. Interment will be in MemorialParkCemetery, Lewiston, NY, with Military Honors.