BERLIN - Jessie Mary Holt, 92, died Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin.
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Born Sept. 9, 1921, in Providence, R.I., she was the daughter of Karl and Sonia (Solomon) Habbep.
She attended elementary school in Barre and graduated from Spaulding High School.
She married Richard Wallace Holt in Harpersville, N.Y. After his death, she lived in Barre.
She worked at the Brown Derby Restaurant in Montpelier, Tony's Meat Land, as a domestic housekeeper, as a laundry attendant, and for several years as a capacitor inspector at Sprague Electric in Barre.
She attended St. Monica Church in Barre and was a member of the Ladies of Blousa.
She enjoyed cooking, shopping, knitting, crocheting and painting.
Survivors include three daughters: Josephine A. O'Brien, of Barre, Kay L. Parton, of Plainfield, and Elaine C. Holt, of Waterbury Center; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; six nieces; a nephew; and several cousins.
She was predeceased by four sisters: Josephine Good, Lulu Caplitcka, Theresa Berini and Annie Habbep.
A graveside service will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Vermont chapter of the
, 372 Hurricane Lane, Suite 101, Williston, VT 05495.
The Hooker and Whitcomb Funeral Home, 7 Academy St. in Barre, is in charge of arrangements.
Hooker & Whitcomb Funeral Home
7 Academy Street Barre, VT 05641
Published in Times Argus from Apr. 6 to Apr. 10, 2014