Josephine Corina ‘Pina’ Dewsbury (nee Giraldi)

Josephine Corina ‘Pina’ Dewsbury (nee Giraldi)

of Corrimal

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday 23rd April 2024.  Devoted mum of Lauren and Lachlan.  Loved sister of Robert, Paul, Frank and a treasured sister-in-law, aunty, cousin and friend.  Josephine will be sadly missed by her loving family and many dear friends.

Aged 64 Years
Forever in our hearts
Rest in peace

 Relatives and friends are invited to attend Josephine’s funeral service to be held at St Columbkille’s Catholic Church, 99 Princes Highway, Corrimal on Thursday 2nd May 2024 at 11am.  Following the service her funeral will proceed to the Crypts of Lakeside Memorial Park Cemetery, Kanahooka Road, Kahanooka.

Watch Livestream here
Service now available to stream

Funeral Details

Date & Time

11:00 am, Thu 2 May 2024


St Columbkille's Catholic Church, 99 Princes Hwy, Corrimal, New South Wales 2518, AU
View on Google Maps
Funeral Director

H.Parsons Funerals

View profile
View profile

Share Notice


  1. We miss you already, you were a dear aunty and great Zia to all of us, and we were so lucky to have you. Fly high, say hi to everyone up there xx

  2. You will be very sadly missed Pina , you were a beautiful person , always know your children will be watched over and loved RIP my beautiful friend 😢😢🩷🩷🩷

  3. You fought so very very hard. Thank you for being a wonderful sisterinlaw. Going to miss you, I promise to be there for Lauren and Lachlan for you. No more pain now. All my love to you Jo.

  4. Another wonderful lady taken way too soon. R.I.P aunty Pina ❤️ see you again some day. Love you forever ❤️ You deserve a beautiful send off and that’s what we’re all going to give you ❤️

  5. Goodbye my beautiful friend. So many years of wonderful friendship. Always there for me in good times and not do good. From our first meeting when we worked at Bulli Hospital to your absolute support and encouragement through the years when I was selling my house and big decision to move away. We had wonderful trips and outings and our trip to Bali with Lauren, a
    standout. You were the kindest, thoughtful person. Always there with a place to stay when i went back to visit. Rest easy my beautiful friend. I will miss you always.

  6. Dear Pina, Rest in Peace! You were a beautiful gentle friend and you, Lauren, Lochie & your family will be in my prayers. Farewell lovely 🪽
    Margaret M

  7. I will miss you heaps Pina, you were a beautiful kind soul, its been an honour to have had you in my life for over 50 years,you never a bad word about anyone, I’m so happy that you are no longer in pain, may you rest in peace my beautiful friend, till we meet again for many laughs together 🙏

  8. Will miss our chats and laughs every 5 weeks.
    Thank you for supporting my business over the past 30 something years. It’s been an absolute pleasure to look after your hair.
    Fly high Jo. 🙏🏼 🪽

  9. Such sad news .Jo I will miss your voice on the other side of the phone when calling Nuc Med. RIP and love to your family

  10. To Paul Giraldi & families, we are so sorry to hear of the premature loss of your most beautiful sister Pina. With our own recent loss, our hearts reach out to you in profound unison. Please accept our heartfelt condolences and wishes to you for peace and serenity in your bereavement.
    Gino Poscoliero & families

  11. To the Giraldi family our deepest condolences on the passing of Pina a kind and caring soul .Pina has been called to a taller order from this world,may she rest in peace in the comfort of Gods hands the creator.Sincerly Familia Lalli.

  12. A beautiful lady taken way to early.💔 Our love and prayers to Lauren, Lachlan and the extended families. X

  13. To dear Lauren and Lachlan and the rest of the Giraldi sorry for the loss of your dear Pina your Mum, my thoughts are with you all. Love Pina Palermo

Leave a Tribute

Funeral Director