Josephine P. Gaughan

Josephine P. Gaughan, 79, of Pine Grove, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 at Schuylkill Medical Center-East, Pottsville.

Born in Philadelphia, March 1, 1934, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Anne J. Bonner.

Josephine retired as an LPN from the former Polyclinic Hospital, Harrisburg.

She was a member of Most Blessed Trinity Catholic Church, Tremont.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas E., 1983; a son, John O., 1986.

Surviving are three children, Thomas E. Gaughan, Jr., Pine Grove; Daniel P. Gaughan, Girardville and Josephine P. "Jody" Gaughan, Pine Grove; two grandchildren, Steven and Shannon Gaughan; four great-grandchildren.

Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Saturday, Nov. 2 from Most Blessed Trinity Catholic Church with Rev. Paul Rothermel officiating. Burial was in St. Joseph Cemetery, Ashland.

In lieu of flowers donations should be made to her church, 113 Cherry St, Tremont, PA 17981 or , 101 W. Frack Street, Frackville 17931.

Dimon Funeral Homes, Inc., Tower City has been entrusted with the arrangements. To sign the guest book visit

Funeral Home

Dimon Funeral Homes Inc
644 E Grand Ave Tower City, PA 17980
(717) 647-2741

Published in The News Item on Nov. 7, 2013