RUMFORD — Josephine “Josie” Yarnish of Gleason St., Mexico, died Friday, April 27, at the Rumford Hospital. She was a resident of Gleason Street in Mexico for many years.

She was born in Rumford, the daughter of William and Anne (Litvaitis) Milishousky, and graduated from Mexico High School. Josie was a homemaker and a Communicant of Parish of the Holy Savior, St. Athanasius – St John Church. She was married to John P. Yarnish who died Dec. 5, 1993. She is survived by her loving daughter and best friend, Sally Yarnish, of Mexico.

The family would like to send a special thanks to her doctors and staff at the Rumford Hospital for her excellent care.

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