Jacquelyn A. Holstius
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Holstius, Jacquelyn, A., 63, (D’Ambra), ‘Grammi,’ of Pawtucket Avenue, Riverside, died unexpectedly on April 26, 2011 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Albert S. Holstius.
Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Ralph L. and Agnes T. (Quinn) D’Ambra, she lived in Riverside for 29 years.
Mrs. Holstius was a payroll clerk for the Turks Head Club, Providence for 15 years before retiring in 1984.
Jacquelyn was a communicant of St. Brendan Church. She enjoyed spending time with her loving family.
Besides her husband of 26 years, she is survived by three sons; John W. Manchester III of Houston, TX, Ralph J. Manchester and his wife Ginny of Johnston and Erik A. Holstius of Riverside, a sister; Paula A. Sullivan and her husband Joseph of Riverside, five grandchildren, two nieces and three great nephews.
Her funeral will be held on Monday May 2, 2011 from the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 7:45 am with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside at 9 am. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Park, Johnston. Calling hours are Sunday 3-7 pm.