OAKLAND — Josephine Helena Livengood, 90, of Oakland, died on Sunday, March 17, 2013, at Dennett Road Manor Nursing Home.
Born on Jan. 8, 1923, in Keyser, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Peter J. and Ada G. (Flemming) Rowan. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ward I. Livengood; a son, David G. Livengood; a daughter, Katherine A. Jessup and four siblings, Mary F. Mielnicki, Margaret Grubb, Leo A. Rowan and William E. Rowan.
She was employed as a lens inspector at Bausch and Lomb and retired after dedicating over twenty years of service to the company. Josephine was a member of American Legion Post 71 and the VFW Post 10077 Ladies Auxiliary.
She is survived by her children, Edward J. Livengood and significant other Donna Wise, James N. Livengood and wife Annette and Mary J. Ginter, all of Oakland; eight grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at Garrett County Memorial Gardens on Saturday, April 6, 2013, at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Mr. Donald Battista officiating. www.burdockfredlockfh.com.