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Josephine Cobbins Johnson

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Raymond Shields Sr.

Josephine Cobbins Johnson, born January 3, 1937 of Hudson, age 85 passed away on Sunday, September 11, 2022 at Ghent Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Ghent, NY.

Josephine was born in Hudson, NY and was the fifth daughter of the late Samuel and Mary Farrell Cobbins.

Josephine formerly lived at 15 River Street in Catskill, NY and worked at the former Greene County Memorial Hospital. Josephine was preceded in death by her two children Mary Stephanie, Lee A. Johnson, husband Robert F. Johnson, her sisters Bessie Buie, Sadie Morris, Mary Whiteside, and brothers Thomas, Jackie and Herman Cobbins. Loving cherished memories of Josephine are in the hearts of her sisters, Katherine Ryan, Pauline Raggs, Priscilla Gardner of Hudson, Evie Cobbins of Albany, and Helen Latimore of Cincinnati, Ohio, and her brother William Cobbins of Hudson. Josephine touched the hearts of other family members, her Godson James D. Williams and a host of nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews.

Calling hours will be held Wednesday, September 21st from 11:00-12:00 pm at Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home, 139 Jefferson Hgts., in Catskill, NY. A funeral service will then be conducted at 12:00 pm by Rev. Frank Dixon. Private inurnment will be in the town of Catskill Cemetery.

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