Josephine Sims Robertson

In Memorial


Josephine Thelma Sims Roberston, 64. Sunrise July 13, 1944 – Sunset May 9, 2009. born in Birmingham, AL to the late Earl and Ora Ruthie Mae Johnson Sims Sr. She was a former resident of Philadelphia, PA where she was employed as a computer operator with the Department of Defense. Preceded in death by her parents; husband Wilbert Sterling Robertson and sister Betty Sims. Josephine is survived by her son Jason Lamonte Johnson of Reynoldsburg; brother Earl Sims; sisters Bertha Flanigan, Mary (Floyd) Flanigan and Eleanor Fields; 4 grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

Condolence Messages

  1. My deepest condolences to the family. Josephine was a wonderful person and will truly be missed.

  2. The DiMaio Family

    Our deepest condolences go out to you and yours during this time. My father and your mother worked together for many years and made the move from Philly to Ohio. I had the pleasure of meeting her several times. She was a very classy lady and will be dearly missed.

  3. Jason,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this time of sorrow. May God bless all of you.

  4. My deepest sympathy for the family of Josephine..She was a wonderful lady and loved and talked about her family everytime we talked. I am so sorry for your loss and hope that time will ease your pain. Trust in the Lord for your comfort. Gerri Browning

  5. Jason,
    My wife & I are very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Chuck Banks

  6. She was one of the nicest people that I have ever met. She was there for me when no one else was. Her friendship meant alot to me, and I will miss her dearly. She always had a smile on her face and was always happy. When I came to Ohio she was there from the start to help me.

  7. Our prayers are with you at this difficult time.
    May God's love surround you and strengthen you. May your beautiful memories of your loved one remind as the pain of her lost fades.
    Essie Johnson, Lincoln High School teacher

  8. Yes, 'LADY JO"es;, always positive with a smile on her face. Her optimism and ability to 'keep it Real' will be missed. She always called me out when I was talkin Bull. GOD Bless!

  9. Linda Anello GLHS

    Dear Jason & Family,
    So sorry for your loss. Mothers are such special people in our lives. My prayers are with you and your family.

  10. Jeannette McDonald

    Josephine you will be missed. You were such a wonderful person. I enjoyed working with you and know you are now in peace and feeling so good.

    Love Always

  11. Ms Josephine aka, "es;LADY JO"es; a very Nice and Classy Lady. I will always remeber her smile when we greeted one another. She will be missed by all who knew her. May she "es;Rest in Peace"es;……..

  12. It saddens me to hear of Josephine’s passing I had known her since 1979 we worked together in Philadelphia and in Columbus. Josephine was really nice person and I’m sure will be missed by all that knew her.

  13. Minnie Mitchell and Family

    To my friend Jason I met your Mother once and she greeted me with a kind And friendly Hello. We talked as if we had known one another. My parents have both gone home to a more PEACEFUL place. I know my Mom will thank her for being so kind to me. My Family and myself will be there for you and yours. GOD BLESS YOU !! your friend and co-worker Minne,Tiffany,Aaron and Brandon

  14. To the family of Josephine,
    I though her a fine woman and good friend, may the heavens open up to greet her. We worked together at DSCC.
    Every blade in the field-
    Every leaf in the forest-
    Lays down its life in its season,
    As beautifully as it was taken up.
    -Henry David Thoreau

  15. Peace be with you Josephine.
    Condolences to family

  16. I worked with Josie for many years, I was very lucky to become her friend. She will be missed by all of us, my prayer's go out too her family.

  17. Josephine was a sweet person and we will miss her. A true professional and a strong woman that was one of a kind. She would always lift my spirits when I seen her.

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