Josefina Ramirez was born in Sonora, Mexico. She immigrated to the United States, became a U.S. citizen working hard to realize her dreams.
After graduating from San Jose City College, San Jose, CA she worked as a Registered Nurse for O'Connor Hospital, followed by a long career with IBM San Jose as an Occupational Health Nurse. While working for IBM, she completed coursework at St. Mary’s College Moraga, CA graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Hospital Administration. She retired from IBM after 20 years but came out of retirement to practice nursing for Goodwill Industries.
Josefina is survived by her brother Manolo, her children: Michael, Norma, Lucinda, and Isabella: her grandchildren Marissa, David, Felicia and great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her loving parents Manuel and Josefina Dominguez Rivera.
Memorial Mass will be celebrated on February 16, 2018 at 5:30 pm, at St. Lucy's Parish, 2350 Winchester Boulevard, Campbell, CA.
Los Gatos Memorial Park
2255 Los Gatos Almaden Road
San Jose, CA 95124