Obituary: Julia Berniece Holloway



Julia Berniece Holloway, 100, Noblesville, died April 3 at Harbour Manor Care Center. She was born in her grandmother’s house April 24, 1915 to Earl and Mary (Wiseman) Roudabush in Noblesville.

Berniece was formerly a cook at North Elementary School and attended First Church of the Nazarene. She enjoyed playing the piano, crocheting and fishing with her husband. Berniece walked at Forest Park every day for 39 years, always enjoyed being around younger people and loved dining out with friends.

She is survived by her daughters, Jeannine Baldwin and Jane (Donald) Bannon; six grandchildren, Kathleen Kay Phillips, Kristen Jay Baldwin, Robert Lee Bannon, Michael Eugene Bannon, Steven M. Bannon and Mary Jane Bannon; seven great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren, with another on the way.

In addition to her parents, her husband, Daniel Ransom Holloway, and sister Ruby Ellen Roudabush preceded Berniece in death.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a fund for an engraved park bench in memory of Berniece. Please make checks payable to Jane Bannon, and mail to 1980 Sheridan Rd., Noblesville, IN 46062.