Josephine T. "Teenie" Deragon, age 83, of Geneseo, died Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Mt. Morris, NY. She was predeceased by her beautiful granddaughter, Sara Lynne Smith, sister, Nancy Argenta and brother, Louis Tarantello.
She is survived by her daughter, Mary (Chris) Smith of Geneseo, granddaughters, Rachel and Andrea Smith, sisters, Gloria and Fran Tarantella both of Retsof, several nieces and nephews.
Josephine was born October 29, 1935 in Retsof, NY the daughter of Angelo and Mary Tarantello. She was an Environmental Health Secretary for Livingston County in Mt. Morris before her retirement. Teenie was a long time member of St. Mary's Church in Geneseo and she was also an avid bowler for many years.
No prior calling hours. Her Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 10 AM at St. Mary's Church in Geneseo. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in Geneseo.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Livingston County C.N.R. (Activity Fund), 11 Murray Hill Dr., Mt. Morris, NY 14510 or St. Mary's Church, 13 North St., Geneseo, NY 14454.