Josephine Reicher
Josephine Reicher

Obituary of Josephine Reicher

 Josephine Reicher, age 83, of Nanuet passed peacefully Sunday, January 28, 2018 at her daughter’s home in Florida NY, surrounded by her family.  Josephine was born February 27, 1934 in Manhattan, NY. She is the daughter of the late Angelo and Louise (Rossi) Russo. She was married for 58 years to her beloved husband Robert Reicher who predeceased her in 2015.


Josephine was a devoted wife and loving mother who touched the lives of so many. She loved to sing and write beautiful poetry. Her house was always filled with love, laughter and the most delicious food. She is most cherished by her family and will be so sadly missed.


She is survived by her five children, Louise Joyce (Ed), Betty Muller (William), Rosalind Kennedy (Mark), Robert Reicher (Cristina) and Joseph Reicher (Vincenza). She is survived by her 10 grandchildren Charles, Rozy Jo, Desi, Sarah, Christina, Katelyn, Michelle, Robert, Giuliana and Melissa and 16 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her 3 sisters, Angie, Anna and Rosalind, many nieces and nephews and a large extended family. She is predeceased by one grandson Joseph, one sister Sylvia, and three brothers, Frankie, Rudy and Pappy.


Calling hours will be Wednesday, January 31 from 2 to 4 pm & 7 to 9 pm at Joseph W. Sorce F.H. Inc., 728 West Nyack Rd., West Nyack, NY (845) 358 – 4433


The funeral will be held 10:00 am on Thursday, February 1 at St. Anthony's Church, 36 West Nyack Rd., Nanuet, NY , burial to follow in the church cemetery. 


In lieu of flowers, donations matbe made to St. Jude Children's Hospital