Jennie "Sonya" Joswick 79, Saint Joseph, MO

Published 03/11 2014 08:34AM

Updated 03/11 2014 08:43AM

Jennie "Sonya" Joswick 79, of Saint Joseph, Missouri, passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014 in a Saint Joseph, MO hospital.

She was born March 25, 1934 in St. Joseph, MO, daughter of Irena and Montie Wisdom.

She married Raymond Joswick on September 20, 1950.

She worked at Sears as a salesperson & receiving clerk. Sonya was a loving mother, grandmother and wife, who enjoyed fishing, gardening, crafts & crocheting, and spending time with her grandkids and traveling. She was a Christian.

Sonya was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, McCoy and Maynard Wisdom, and a sister, Wilma O'neal.

Survivors include her husband, Raymond J. Joswick Sr of the home, son, Raymond Joswick, and wife Sharon of St. Joseph, MO, daughter, Debby Hernandez of St. Joseph, MO, three grandchildren, Jennifer Hernandez, Kelly Willard and Kristy Hendrix and six great grandchildren.

She will be sadly missed by all of her family.

Funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Thursday at Horigan Chapel, Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Father Christian Malewski officiating. The family will receive friends from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM on Thursday at the Rupp Funeral Home.

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