Josephine M Titus, 89 years old of Brocton, New York passed away Saturday afternoon April 22, 2017 at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk, New York after a sudden illness. Josephine was born in Brocton, New York on July 24, 1927 to the late Sebastian and Sara Panzarilla Paternostro. She has lived in this are her entire life. She was a graduate of Brocton Central School and worked as a clerk for 42 years at the former Loblaws and Bells Market in Dunkirk, New York. She belonged to St. Dominic's Roman Catholic Church of Brocton, New York and the Brocton Senior Citizens Group. Josie enjoyed many years traveling with her husband Robert and also enjoyed babysitting for her nieces and nephews.
Josephine is survived by her three sisters Carrie Gawronski of Dunkirk, New York, Deloris Dynarski of Sardinia, New York and Shirley (Wilbur) Schafer of Sand Point, Idaho ,one son-in-law Dennis (Pat) Titus of Brocton, New York and several nieces and nephews,
She was predeceased by her husband Robert who passed away on May 22, 2005, four sisters Martha Ferrugia, Anna Miller and Nancy Houghton and infant sister Anna three brothers Nicholas Paternostro and infant brothers Joseph and Anthony.
Funeral services will take place on Monday Evening April 24, 2017 at 8 pm in the evening at the Morse Funeral Home in Brocton, New York. The Rev. Romeo Hontiverouos will officiate. Interment will be private. Friends are invited to call at the Morse Funeral Home, 51 Highland Ave. Brocton, New York on Monday, April 24, 2017 from 4-8 pm.