VIENNA- Doris Holbrook, of Vienna, Ohio passed away peacefully on Tuesday evening March 10th , 2020 in the
Trumbull Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness.
Doris was born in Foster, Pennsylvania on August 13, 1926 to Leonard and Mary DePanicis. She married her
sweetheart John “Jack” Holbrook on June 29 th , 1949 and together they would share more than fifty-five years at
each other’s sides.
Along with being a devoted wife and mother, Doris worked for Delphi Packard Electric as inspector for fifteen
years before her retirement.
Mrs. Holbrook was a longtime member of St. Thomas the Apostle Church where she was a member of the
Ladies Guild. She enjoyed reading, taking shopping trips, knitting and also helping with the church prayer
shawl ministry for many years.
She will always be remembered as a very caring, kind, and gentle woman who could always be counted on to
help her family and friends whenever she was able.
She was a devoted mother to her daughter Linda Friend and her husband Larry of Vienna, the proud sister of
Florence Truffa of Hyde Park, PA, Mary Jane Napoleon of Pittsburgh, PA, and Rose Marie Keller of
Boardman, OH; loving aunt and great-aunt to many nieces and nephews; and beloved friend to countless more.
Besides her husband Jack, she was preceded in death by her brothers Eugene, Joseph, and Anthony DePancis.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by The Very Rev. Frank Zanni V.F. on Monday morning March
16th , 2020 beginning at 11:30 AM in the St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Vienna, Ohio.
Friend’s may visit with the family in the church chapel from 10:00-11:20AM prior to the start of Mass.
Burial will follow next to her husband at Crown Hill Burial Park.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of the Dillon & Santucci Funeral Home 4471
Warren-Sharon Road in Vienna, Ohio 44473 (330) 856-0918.
In memory of Doris, contributions may be made to M.V.I. Hospice 4891 Belmont Avenue in Youngstown,
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