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Eleanor Delores Francis-Josiah Dies in New Jersey

Eleanor Delores Francis-Josiah

Eleanor Delores Francis-Josiah, affectionately known as “Ellie,” “Eppy,” “Annie,” “Auntie Jo” and “Aunty Eleanor,” died on Sept. 17 in New Jersey. She was 78 years old.

Eleanor D. Francis-Josiah is survived by her

Brothers: Milton Francis, Raymond Francis, Vincent Francis and Lyle Francis

Sisters: Betsy Francis, Demaris Francis-Hull, LaVerne Francis, Lauren Francis-Baptiste and Sandra Francis Williams

Franklin Francis whom she called her son.

Husband: Egbert Josiah

Stepson: Collins Josiah

Special sisters/bestfriends: Jean Donovan-Smalls and Ruby Amy

Many nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the viewing on 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 12, at Celestial Chapel of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals. A funeral mass will be held at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 13, at Sts. Peter and Paul Church. Interment will be at Western Cemetery No. 1.

Arrangements are under the care of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals and Cremation Center of St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix.

For online directions  or  to share a special memory, please visit our website at www.hurleydavisfuneralhome.com

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