Josephine A. Alessi, a retired employee of Erie County, died Wednesday (Sept. 20, 2000) in Buffalo General Hospital. She was 96.
A lifelong resident of Buffalo, the former Josephine Alario was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church and the Salvation Army Golden Age Center on Main Street. She also enjoyed activities at the Clarkson Center.
Mrs. Alessi worked at many jobs in her lifetime and was retired from the county Department of Social Services, where she had worked as a secretary.
Survivors include a grandson.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9 a.m. Saturday in Holy Angels Church, 348 Porter Ave. Interment will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheektowaga.