---- — Holly R. Pasquinelli, 78, of Mt. Vernon, died 3:43 p.m. Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Good Samaritan Regional Healthcare Center in Mt. Vernon.
She was born Tuesday, April 30, 1935, in Romine Township of Marion County, the daughter of Reed G. and Edith C. (Miller) Holler. She married Peter J. Pasquinelli on Sept. 3, 1960, in Salem. He preceded her in death on May 13, 2005.
Holly worked as a secretary for Good Samaritan Regional Healthcare Center for over 20 years. She was a member of the Good Samaritan Auxiliary, the Council of Catholic Women and St. Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mt. Vernon.
She is survived by children, Valentina B. Pasquinelli of Mt. Vernon, Reed A. Pasquinelli of Richmond, Ind. and Christopher A. Pasquinelli of Mt. Vernon; three brothers, Ralph Holler of Salem, Rex Holler and wife Delores of Iola, Texas and Franklin Holler and wife Doris of Maryville; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; three brothers, Otis, Glenn and Johnnie Reed Holler; sister-in-law, Jean Holler; and one infant daughter, Emma Eiliene Holler.
Funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mt. Vernon with Father John Iffert officiating. Interment will be at St. Mary Cemetery in Mt. Vernon.
Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mt. Vernon.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to the St. Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church Building Fund or the donor’s choice and will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information and to send condolences.