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Wednesday, April 17, 2024


Ineta Agusta Erskine Joseph, known to her friends as "Neta," of Queen Street, Christiansted, died July 1 at Juan F. Luis Hospital. She was 49.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 10, at the Friedensthal Moravian Church, with a viewing beginning at 9 a.m.
Interment will follow at the private Friedensthal Moravian Church Cemetery.
She is survived by her companion, Thomas D. Williams; daughter, Estherlyn Joseph; adopted father, Dr. Robert V. Vaughn; adopted children, Laura Jackson, Taylor Shephard, Benjamin Shephard, Rachael Matthew, and Shamal Matthew; grandchildren, DeAndre and DeShawn Asson; sisters, Gretel Erskine, Lorraine Erskine and Annette Erskine; adopted sisters, Judith Nelson, Eloise Jackson, and Ruthlyn Matthew; aunts, Kate Erskine and Jennetta Soanes; uncles, Sal Erskine, Otnel Erskine, Vincent Erskine, Gershun and Samuel Erskine; special cousins, Patricia Larsen, Floris Williams, Henrietta Joseph, and Curlita Erskine; very special friends, Peter and Lorraine Shepard and family, Trevor Nelson, Natalie Nelson Tang How; Brother Leonard Samuel, the Rev. Alfred Bradley of Holy Cross Church, the Joseph and Erskine families, Doris, Mrs. Soloman, Grace Smith, members of the J and J Fun Troupe and Grace; and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements are in the care of James Memorial Funeral Home.

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