Hertha Josey



JOSEY, Hertha April 1st, 1927 - July 9th, 2007 It is with great sadness that the family of Hertha Josey announces her passing on July 9th, 2007 at the age of 80 years. Hertha is survived by her loving husband, Jerry of 57 years, children, Ron (Holly) their children Katie and Paul, Carol (Gil) Bilodeau, their children Simon, Danny, Julian and Nicole and daughter, Sandy. Hertha is also survived by her sister Melita (James), brother, Dr. Erich Berendt, brother-in-law, Leo Janke and aunt Adina Schlese along with numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Alex and Alma Berendt, step-mother, Jenny (Aldegunde) Berendt and sister, Meta Janke. Hertha will be remembered for her dancing, bridge playing and dry sense of humor. She lived a very healthy life, living in the present and accepting whatever came her way. Her family extends heartfelt appreciation to her physician Dr. Chris Sharek and the Palliative Home Care Team especially Wendy Bentoritis. Prayers for Hertha will be held on Thursday, July 12th, at 7:00 p.m., at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, 10011-114 Street, Edmonton. A Celebration of Life will take place on Friday, July 13th, at 11:00 a.m., at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 210 Haddow Close, Edmonton, with Rev. Kazimierz Kubat, SDS officiating. Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to Hope Mission, PO Box 953, Edmonton, AB, T5J 2L8. Connelly-McKinley Ltd., ,10011-114th Street; (780) 422-2222, to send condolences:
Published in the Edmonton Journal from
7/11/2007 - 7/12/2007