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Josephine M. Fuss

The sad news of Jo Fuss’s passing

Josephine M. Fuss passed away April 13, 2020 at Barnwell Nursing Home. Born September 7, 1933 in Brooklyn, NY she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Josephine Schlegel Bohley.

She came to Columbia County as a young lady with her parents. She would meet, and later marry, her husband John. Josephine worked doing title searching for Harold Hall in Ghent, and would work as a para legal for Rapport, Meyers Griffen & Whitbeck. Josephine was active in the Lutheran church in Ghent. She truly enjoyed spending time on the beach in Maine, Facebooking with her friends, watching the boats on the river and gardening. She is survived by her husband, John Sr., sons, John Jr. and Steven, granddaughter Erin Nartowicz. She was predeceased by her son Michael.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Columbia Greene Humane Society. Due to current circumstances services will be private.