Julia Loomis Colton

Colton, Julia Loomis

Julia Loomis Colton, 93, of 675 Willow Valley Square, Lancaster, PA and formerly of Spring Valley, NY passed away on Friday, November 23rd at the Glen at Willow Valley. She was the widow of Merrill Luther Colton.

Born in Pulaski, NY she is survived by two daughters, Beth (Ron) Schensky and Marilyn Sovak. Also surviving are grandchildren, Eric (Mary Anne) Schensky, Jamie (Russ) Wolfe, Shawn Sovak, Ryan Sovak, Andrea Schensky, along with many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Mrs. Colton was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Lancaster.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a memorial service in the Thomas Auditorium of Willow Valley Lakes Manor, 300 Willow Valley Lakes Dr., Willow Street, PA on Thursday, November 29th at 3:00 P.M. The family will greet friends immediately following the memorial service. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be sent to: First Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, 140 E. Orange St., Lancaster, PA 17602. To send an on-line condolence, please visit our website:


Kearney A. Snyder Funeral

Home, Inc.


Published in the The Journal News on Nov. 26, 2012