JoAnn Kolb, 77, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY —  JoAnn Kolb,77, of Boon Street, Watertown, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, at Hospice of Jefferson County at the Ellis Farm surrounded by her family.

Born June 5, 1942, in Watertown, a daughter of Joseph J. and Rose Catania Augliano, she graduated in 1960 from Watertown High School.

On June 8, 1963, she married Theodore G. Kolb at St. Anthony’s Church.

JoAnn was a waitress at Giovanni’s and Dantes. Most recently, she has been a homemaker.

She was a communicant of St. Anthony’s Church, altar server, eucharistic minister, a volunteer for the Mt. Carmel Fest and a member of the Mt. Carmel Fest book committee.

Most of all she enjoyed attending all of her grandchildren’s games and activities.

Surviving besides her husband are three sons, Scott W. (Erin), T.G. ( Andrea) and Chad J. (Vicky), all of Watertown; 10 grandchildren, Kendall, Derrick (Chelsea), Kyra, Serafina, Matteo, Mia, Mikayla, Miranda, Kira and Caleb; a sister, Rose ‘Honey’ Cook, Watertown; several nieces and nephews.

Her parents and a sister, Catherine ‘Dolly’ Martin, all died before her.

Calling hours will be 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at the D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc. A prayer service will be held 10:15 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the funeral home with a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Church. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

Contributions may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham Street Road, Watertown, NY 13601.

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