JOSEPHINE “FINA” KACZMAREK, 89, passed away on MARCH 1, 2020 in SIMI VALLEY, CA. Visitation & Rosary will be held at Rose Family Funeral Home on March 9, 2020 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm. Final internment to be announced. Josephine was born in Vucht, Belgium on May 10, 1930. She married Joseph Kaczmarek (†2012) in 1951 and had one daughter, Jeannine Cardinaels (†2016) and immigrated to the United States in 1958, settling in California. She was a loving wife and mother that enjoyed taking care of her family and home, and she absolutely loved animals. She is survived by her extended family here in the United States and Belgium including her sister-in-law, brother-in-laws and many nieces and nephews. May she rest in eternal peace. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the caregivers of the Enliven Community at The Foothills of Simi Valley for treating Fina with kindness and compassion through the very end.