Josephine Counihan of Southampton died on December 2. She was 86.
Born on January 28, 1927, in Southampton, she was the daughter of Paul Zucchero and Nancy Marino. Survivors will remember her as a woman devoted to enriching the lives of others. She had a passion for cooking, crocheting and antiquing, and finding a bargain at a yard sale was among her favorite activities.
Ms. Counihan was predeceased by her husband, Forrest Counihan, by only 69 days. She is survived by three children, Thomas, Richard and Mercedes Counihan; three grandchildren, Theresa, Ava and Nathan; and a nephew, Mark Zucchero.
A memorial Mass will be held on Monday, December 16, at 10:45 a.m. at the Basilica Parish of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary in Southampton. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the O’Connell Funeral Home in Southampton.