Mrs. Josephine Oliphant Berrios, 62, a former Princeton resident died Friday at San Jose, Calif.


Mrs. Berrios was born June 12, 1908 in Patoka.  She had resided in San Jose, Calif., for the past 2 years, moving there from Princeton.


Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Carol Avilla of Santa Clara, Calif; two sons, Donald H. Shafer of Rosemont, Ill; and Andrew P. Nava of San Jose, Calif; one sister, Mrs. Iris Christmas of Princeton and one brother, Brading Oliphant of Patoka and eight grandchildren.  Graveside Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Patoka Cemetery.  Rev. Kenneth Chenoweth will officiate.


Friends may call at Colvin and Son Mortuary from 7 p.m. to ? p.m. Thursday.



Originally submitted by Betty Sellers


(Note:  She is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery in Patoka, IN.  Name on the headstone is “Josephine Oliphant Nava”)

DLE, 13 Oct 2012