Josephine von Euw, of Sandwich, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010, at the age of 93. Josephine was the devoted wife of the late Francis J. von Euw. She is survived by her daughters Linda J. McArdle and her husband Arthur J., of Sandwich, Karen A. Prescott and her husband Wayne, of New Hampshire, and a son Wayne C. von Euw and his wife Janie, of Texas. She was the mother of the late Dianne Louise Chepren and the late Dana Charles von Euw, and was the last survivor of seven children of the late Harry Hathaway and Josephine Hathaway. Josephine enjoyed her grandchildren Jaime, Renee, Bridget, Deborah, Donna, Mollie, Paula, Kristen, Gretchen, and Heather. She is also survived by 20 great-grandchildren. Josephine enjoyed knitting, crocheting, and reading. She was also an accomplished seamstress.
Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family’s wishes are for donations to be made to Allegiance Hospice & Palliative Care, P.O. Box 752, Sagamore, MA 02561 or to Radius Healthcare of Sandwich, 37 Route 6A, Sandwich, Ma 02563.