Josephine Oliver, 90, passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at her home. Born in Burlington, North Carolina she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Lily (Schoffner) Oliver. Josephine worked in the Dietary Department at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Providence before she retired. She was a member of LINKS and was a Sorority Sister of Theta Psi Omega Chapter, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. She also was an active member of the Olney Street Baptist Church. She leaves one brother, Robert Oliver of Texas, a nephew, Brian Oliver and his wife Kelly of North Attleboro and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Thomas, James, Howard and Henry Oliver. Her funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 4:00 PM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Calling hours will be one hour prior from 3-4 PM.