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Josephine (Minchella) Tweed

July 9, 1936 ~ March 31, 2020 (age 83)


Josephine Tweed, age 83, of Hockessin, DE, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 with her loving family by her side.

Born in Chester, PA, Josephine was the daughter of the late Clara “Bea” Minchella. Before retiring, she was a retail clerk through the years.

Josephine treasured spending time with her family. She also enjoyed her trips to Las Vegas, where she loved to play the slots, and going to the beach. In her leisure time, Josephine was an avid reader, especially of mysteries.

Josephine was predeceased by her husband, Richard Tweed; her mother and her brother, William Minchella. She is survived by her sons, Anthony F. Rash (Catherine) and William B. Rash; her grandchildren, Regina Essick, Michael Rash (Amy) and Mark Rash (Charity); and her great grandchildren, Sevannah Arches, Anthony “A.J.” and McKenna Rash, and Trinity, Chase and Ellie Rash.

Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 399 Market St., #102, Philadelphia, PA 19106. 

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Private Services


Alzheimer's Association-Delaware Valley Chapter
399 Market St., #102, Philadelphia PA 19106

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