Josephine N. Farrell
Josephine N. Farrell, 95, of Athens, passed away Wednesday January 1, 2020, at the Volunteer Firemen’s Home in Hudson, NY. Born April 5, 1923 in Bronx, NY, she is the daughter of John and Mary (Carroll) Lyons. Josephine was a member of the West Athens Lime Street Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend, who will be dearly missed. She leaves to cherish her memory, a son John P. Farrell Jr. of Athens, a daughter Patricia Marsh of Liverpool, 9 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, along with several nieces and nephews. Josephine was predeceased by her husband John P. Farrell Sr., daughter Eileen Vail Quick, and grandson Michael Vail, along with her siblings John Lyons, and Mary Mucenski. Funeral services will be Monday January 6, 2020 at 11:00am from the Firemen’s Home Chapel, Hudson, NY. Visitation will be from 9:00am-11:00am prior to funeral services. Interment will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Catskill, NY.
Memorial contributions in Josephine’s name may be made to: Ladies Auxiliary Hudson Valley Volunteer Firemen’s Association, Firemen’s Home Activity Fund 337 Vosenkill Rd. Athens, NY 12015