Josephine Mermon

Josephine Mermon, 84, of 28 Gun Club Road, Mahoning Township, passed into eternal rest Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 at Lehigh Valley Hospital Center, Cedar Crest. She was the wife of the late Andrew S. Mermon Jr.
She was employed as a sewing factory floor lady for Bar Sew, Lehighton.
Born in Beaver Run, she was the daughter of the late John and Katherine Kuharski Bubick.
She was a member of Ss. Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church, Lehighton, where she served with the Altar and Rosary Society.
Surviving are two daughters, Kathryn A., wife of Walter Basiago, Barnesville, and Carolyn M. Mermon, Mexico City, Mexico; a sister, Mildred Felton, Mahoning Township; two grandchildren, Jonathan Basiago and his wife, Nicole, and Dianna Basiago; a great-granddaughter, Jade Basiago; and nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by a sister, Anna Bubick, and six brothers, Walter, Edward, Anthony, Michael, John and Joseph.
Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, at Ss. Peter & Paul RCC, Lehigh-ton. Interment in the parish cemetery. Call 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at The Ovsak Funeral Home, 190 S. Fourth St., Lehighton, with Rosary recitation at 8 a.m. and prayers at 9:30 a.m.
Memorial contributions in her name may be made to Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic School, Third and Coal streets, Lehighton 18235 or the Marian Catholic High School, 166 Marian Ave., Tamaqua 18252. Online condolences can be offered at

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190 S 4TH ST Lehighton, PA 18235-2037

Published in Times News on Feb. 15, 2014