Josephine B. Coreau


Josephine B. Coreau, 93, of Sassafras Sr., went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, July 12, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family.
She was born on July 2, 1926 in Beavertown, a daughter of the late Forry and Mary Jane (Narehood) Fetterolf. She was married in 1947 to Arthur Coreau who preceded her in death.

Earlier in life she was a gospel country music singer and sang on the radio with her sisters. She then became a cosmetologist and owned and operated her own beauty shop.
Josephine attended Troxelville United Methodist Church most of her life.

She is survived by her five daughters and three sons-in-law, Brenda Coreau, Rebecca and Dale Zeiders, Christine Atchley, Teresa and Tom Rhodes and Anissa and Timmy Kline; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death in addition to her husband by one son Thomas Coreau and one grandson, Scott Corey Fultz; six sisters and two brothers, Beatrice Flowers, Bernice Wagner, Pauline Aurand, Edna Fetterolf, Nellie Hackenburg, Alma Bingaman, Myron Fetterolf and Roy Fetterolf

Graveside services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 20, in Troxelville Union Cemetery, with Pastor Wendell Martin officiating.
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Published on July 15, 2019
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Wendy Newell
Jul 19, 2019
Enchanted Cottage was purchased for the family of Josephine B. Coreau by Wendy Newell.  Send flowers
Darlene Norman
Jul 18, 2019
Heaven gained a Angel !!
Chris, I'm so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Don and Linda Fetterolf
Jul 17, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. She was a very special lady. 🙏❤️
Jul 16, 2019
Timothy R Martin
Jul 16, 2019
Sorry for your loss my mother and will miss her mom really loved her and we hope all is well with the rest of your family we send our love to all of you.
Jul 16, 2019
Theresa, so sorry for your loss. She was such a kind, loving and gentle person. I don't believe I ever heard her raise her voice. She Will be sadly missed . I will always remember fondly those two weeks every summer you and your family visited us in Maine. Love and sympathy to all your family from all your family in Old Orchard Beach.
Carol Webb
Jul 16, 2019
I’m very sad to see your Momma has passed. She’s in the loving arms of Jesus and singing country songs with the Angels. God bless you.
Terry Coreau
Jul 16, 2019
So very sorry for your loss. She was a special lady
Anita Pease
Jul 16, 2019
Sorry for your lost, she was a wonderful mother and aunt. I will always cherish the time I got to spend with her.
Terry Bridges
Jul 16, 2019
So very sorry for your loss. Sounds like she was an amazing and special lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. In deepest sympathy, Terry Bridges
Peggy Aumiller Henry
Jul 15, 2019
Brenda so sorry for your lose of your Mother Hope you are well,Sincerely Peggy
Jennifer Hanley
Jul 15, 2019
I am sorry for your loss. Thank you for allowing me to care for Josephine these past few months. I will miss her. Thoughts and prayer to you all.