GENEVA - Eunice M. Holtby, 95 years old, passed away Friday (May 27, 2011) at Geneva Living Center - North. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday (June 6) at 9:30 a.m. at St. Francis De Sales Roman Catholic Church, 130 Exchange Street, Geneva. Burial will follow in Bellona Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations may be sent to DeSales High School, 90 Pulteney St. Geneva, NY 14456.
Eunice was born January 3, 1916, in Geneva, and was a daughter of the late Paul and Mary (Chilbert) Coluzzi. She worked for several local doctors in Geneva for many years. Eunice enjoyed taking care of her roses and cooking for her family and friends. She was a member of St. Francis De Sales Roman Catholic Church.
She is survived by her three sons, Stephen (Marlene) Holtby of Geneva, Thomas (Donna) Holtby of Geneva and Robert Holtby of Lovell, ME; brother, Dominic (Tony) Coluzzi of Geneva; sisters, Dorothy Serrett and Catherine Cusimano both of Geneva; 8 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She is predeceased by her husband, Earl W. Holtby; brother Nelson Coluzzi and sister, Josephine Maressa.
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