Josephine M. “Jo” Nosky, of Canisteo

CANISTEO / HORNELL-Josephine M. “Jo” Nosky, of 2 Seventh St., Canisteo, died unexpectedly Thursday morning (November 1, 2018) at her home.

Born in Hornell, she was the daughter of Dominic & Teresa (LaFaro) Nasca.

Jo attended St. Ann’s School and later graduate from Hornell High School. While in high school, she was employed at the former JC Penny’s in Hornell. Following high school, she was employed as an operator for the former AT&T. She later returned to JC Penny’s where she worked for about 25 years.

She was a member of Our Lady of the Valley Parish and a communicant of St. Ann’s Church. She had been a member of the Catholic Daughters, Ladies of Columbus and also the Ladies Auxiliary of the Sons of Italy.

She was preceded in death by her son, Robert Conlan who died in 2017.

Josephine was married on August 13, 1959 to James “Jim” Nosky who survives. Also surviving are her son, Dominic Conlan of Hornell; several nieces, nephews & cousins.

At Josephine’s request there will be no calling hours. Family & friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday at 10:00 AM at St. Ann’s Church. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements are in care of the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell, NY.

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