Josephine L. Herringshaw
Herkimer, New York
Mrs. Josephine L. Herringshaw, age 80, of East Steele Street, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, July 2, 2022, in the comfort of her home.
She was born on January 13, 1942, daughter of the late Raymond Gorski and Leona Matthews and educated in Herkimer schools. She was united in marriage with Donald Herringshaw who passed away in 2014. Josephine was last employed with P & C Supermarket, Herkimer as a cashier. She was of the Catholic faith.
Survivors include her adored family; her children, Deborah Russell and husband Jan of Fulton, Donald Herringshaw, Jr. of Little Falls and Paul Herringshaw of Herkimer; a devoted brother, Ronald Gorski and wife Lora of Herkimer; a close sister, Betty Lasowski and husband Joseph of Little Falls; cherished grandchildren, Michael Russell and wife Lauren, Victoria Lauber and husband David and Nicholas Russell; adored great grandchildren, Emma Lauber, Avary and Jayden Russell; numerous in laws, nieces, nephews and cousins. Also surviving are her special friends, Irene Szatko, Natalie Fitch and Francine.
In respecting Josephine’s wishes, services will be private and at the convenience of her family. They will gather privately to say goodbye at Mohawk Valley Funerals and Cremations, 7507 State Route 5, between Little Falls and St. Johnsville, 315-508-5131.