Gineen Washington-Cockfield 63, a life-long resident of Beaver Falls, Pa., passed away with family by her side in Heritage Valley Beaver Hospital on Saturday, October 9, 2021. She was born July 2, 1958, to the late Mansfield Samuel Washington Sr. and Lillie Mitchell Washington.
Gineen “LOVED LIFE”. She was affectionately known as “Gin” by family and friends and if you knew her, you loved her. When she entered a room, you knew she was there by her infectious laugh and smile. Gin could sing with or without accompaniment, she was a true vocalist at heart.
If you were having a difficult day (and bumped into her) she would be the first to make you laugh and smile. She just had a way to magnetized you with her energetic personality. If she touched your life, find comfort in the knowledge that her bright spirit, compassion, and kindness will live on through her children, grandchildren, close friends, and relatives. Gin, will forever be loved and remembered!
She is preceded in death by her parents, Mansfield Samuel Washington Sr, and Lillie Washington.; Brothers, Lester Howard Washington, and Lawrence Keith Washington; and Sister, Miranda Fay Russ.
She is survived by sons, Eric Washington, and Mark Cockfield. Daughter: Miranda Washington. Grandchildren: Jaezyn, Makaila, Anastasia, Shawn, Gerrod, Paryz Nicole and Desideria. Great-grandchildren: Rhemy, and A’Mia (Lillie Bell). Brothers: John Washington, Philadelphia, Pa., and Mansfield Washington Jr., Elwood City, Pa.; Sisters, Anna Anderson, Wilmington, Del.; Arlene (John) Young, Queen Creek, Ariz.; Lorraine (Carlos) Bonilla, Youngstown, Ohio. Aunt, Angelena Curry, Thomasville, Ga and Aunt Bertha Washington, Beaver Falls, PA.; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and other relatives, and special friends (26).
Viewing will be held on Friday, October 15, 2021, 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. and a Service on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at 5 p.m. at WASHINGTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATIONS, 1411 6th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA 15010. Regina Washington, Supervisor