Elmira A. Joseph, 103 passed away Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at Cushing Memorial Hospital.
Memorial Services will be 1:00 PM, Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Phil Winkelbauer officiating.
Burial will follow at Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Lansing, Kansas
Elmira was born February 27th, 1909 in Saint Lucia the daughter of Andrew and Eugenie (Williams) Lawrence.
Elmira came to the United States in 1923 with her mother and family. She married Watson A.H. Joseph in New York on March 12th, 1947, he preceded her in death.
Elmira was a nurse in the Harlem Hospital in New York where she worked for many years, and was also a practicing beautician.
Elmira was a life long faithful woman who loved the lord. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and a member of the Altar Society.
Elmira is survived by her nieces, Ismay Parrish of North Carolina, Jeannete
Walkes of Levenworth, Kansas, and a host of family members and friends.
Memorials in her name may be direct to the American Heart Association.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Belden-Larkin Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Condolences may be sent or to share a memory go to www.beldenlarkin.com.