Loy, Ethel "Jo" M.
Ethel "Jo" M. Loy, 82, of Endicott, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family at Lourdes Hospital on February 23, 2014. She is predeceased by her parents, Louis and Ruth Reese. Jo is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Maurice "Moe" Loy; her children, Rob (Mary Grace) Loy of Whitney Point, NY, Rick (Elaine) Loy of Richmond, VA and Kathy (Roger) Evanek of Endicott, NY; six grandchildren, Jessica Loy, Erica (Chris) Hand, Shannon Geis, Sarah Loy, Ricky Loy and Courtney Evanek; great grandchild, Eva Grace Hand and Baby girl Emma Daniels who is expected to arrive in March; sisters, Janice Ritlinger and Dolly Martin; a special niece, Diana Jahelka; and sisters-in-law, Angeline Vallone and Constance Gaydorus. Jo retired from IBM in 1992 after 15 years of service. Jo's passion was gardening and growing her "Heirloom Tomatoes". She also loved playing her games and cards, puzzles, spending quality time with her family at Cayuta Lake and being with her grand-kids. At Jo's request, there will be no calling hours. The family will have a private service at a later date. Arrangements by the Coleman & Daniels Funeral Home, LLC, Endicott.