On Friday, November 9, 2018, Josephine Anna Orfano, beloved mother and grandmother passed away at the age of 84. Josephine was born on July 26, 1934 in Brooklyn; daughter of Violet and Jerry Labita. She was raised in Malverne, NY. She worked in her parent's hair salon, Violet's. Josephine was a homemaker and loving mother.
Josephine was an active member of Our Lady of Peace School in Lynbrook, NY. She loved to volunteer as a school lunch aide to attending students. She also loved children and animals. She was an avid music lover and enjoyed singing.
Josephine is survived by her son Raymond, daughter Gina, daughter-in-law Hope, son-in-law Mike, grandchildren Jamie, Victor, Jake and Marc; her sister Marie-Antoinette, her niece Danielle and nephews Victor and Mark; and grand nieces and nephews.
Respects can be made at Flinch & Bruns Funeral Home in Lynbrook, NY. on Monday, November 12, 2018 from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM and 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Our Lady of Lourdes in Malverne, NY at 9:45 AM. Interment will follow at St. John's Cemetery, Queens, NY.