Josephine Cheney

Josephine R. Cheney

GREENVILLE - Josephine R. Cheney, 101 years, died at home with family Sunday, May 17, 2020.

Jo was a native of Manchester, NH and for the past 4 years had resided in Greenville. She was the devoted wife of the late David C. Cheney and daughter of the late Joseph and Veronica Rojek. She was preceded in death by her brother, Louis Rojek and sister, Stella Lunt.

Jo served 18 years as an Assistant Materials Distributor in the Educational Department of the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester and volunteered as a Foster Grandparent with first graders at Wilson and Webster Schools for many years.

Jo will be lovingly remembered by her family including her children, Linda Chamberlin and husband, Charles, of Greenville, John Cheney and partner Gail McLaughlin of New Jersey, and Roberta Reynolds and husband, Gregory, of New Hampshire; grandchildren, Gabrielle and husband, Edward Storey, of Greenville, Pamela and husband, John Knight, of Maine, Rebekah and husband, Kyle Welsh, of New Hampshire, Thomas Reynolds and wife, Sarah, of New Hampshire, and Christopher Reynolds and wife, Neha Thumar, of New York; great-grandchildren, Madeline and Owen Welch, Chloe Knight, Rachel, Luke, and Leah Reynolds; as well as nieces and nephews and their families. The family wishes to thank the staff and caregivers at Pruitt Health & Hospice, Silver Care, The Prayer Shawl Ministry and the Prayer Circle of St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements by Smith Funeral Service & Crematory. Online condolences may be expressed at www.smithfcs.com.