Joanne Margaret Gosse

Joanne peacefully passed away on March 12, 2019 at 2:30 pm surrounded by family and friends in Newport, Washington.

Joanne was born to Lorraine Agnes Shea and Edward Patrick Moore in Brooklyn, New York in 1939. She married Gene Gosse of Wabasha, MN in 1960, and they had 5 children.

After 20 years in the military, they retired to their tree farm in Usk, WA and were active members of St Jude Catholic Parish. 

Joanne was preceded in death by her eldest child, daughter Cathy. 

She is survived by her husband Gene of Usk Washington, her son Gene Jr. of Usk Washington, her son Patrick of Manhattan New York, her son Edward and his wife Corie of Oregon City Oregon, her son Steven of Clarkston Washington. Grandson Steven and his wife Katie and their daughter (Joanne’s Great Granddaughter) Genevieve. Granddaughters Lauren and Grace Gosse. Grandsons Nick and Jake Gosse.

She is also survived by her siblings, Catherine Johnson of Beaverton Oregon, Thomas Moore of Manzanita Oregon, Edward Moore of Spokane Washington, and Patrick Moore of Linwood Washington.

In lieu of flowers please have masses offered for the repose of her soul, her daughter Cathy and the souls in purgatory.

Rosary Friday 7pm April 26, 2019 St Jude’s Church 111 River Rd, Usk WA

Funeral Mass Saturday 9am April 27, 2019 St Anthony Church 612 W 1st St, Newport WA.

Sherman-Campbell Funeral and Cremation Services in Newport is in charge of arrangements. Family and friends are invited to sign the online guest book at


Sherman-Campbell Funeral and Cremation Services
PO Box 809 Newport, WA. 99156 
Phone: 509-447-3118 Fax: 509-447-3247

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