ROCK SPRINGS — Josephine “Jo” F. Douglas, 92, of Rock Springs died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, at the Sage View Care Center. A longtime resident of Rock Springs, Mrs. Douglas died following a lengthy illness.
She was born on March 10, 1926, in Lionkol, the daughter of Eli and Mary Flaker Kovacich. Mrs. Douglas was a graduate of Rock Springs High School and attended cosmetology school in Salt Lake City.
She married Joseph C. “J.C.” Douglas in Rock Springs at the Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church on May 28, 1950. He preceded her in death.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at the Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 116 Broadway, Rock Springs. A vigil service with rosary will be recited at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at the Vase Funeral Chapel, 154 Elk St., Rock Springs. Graveside services and interment will be in the Rock Springs Municipal Cemetery. Friends may call one hour prior to the rosary Thursday and one hour prior to funeral services Friday at the Vase Chapel. The family of Josephine “Jo” F. Douglas will be receiving family and friends at the home of Jim and Mary Jo (Bucho) Kiernan at 1812 Emigrant Drive, Rock Springs. Condolences may be left at vasefuneralhomes.com.