Phyllis Holloway

Phyllis Holloway

Phyllis Ann Holloway, 89, passed away Wednesday, November18, 2020. She was born August 4, 1931 in New Castle, IN, daughter of the late Donald Eugene (Gene) Harry and Mary (Richardson) Harry Rohrback.

Phyllis graduated from New Castle High School in 1949. She married her high school sweetheart, Darrell Lee Holloway, on August 28th of the same year. In 1956, the couple, along with their young son and daughter moved to Oshkosh, WI, relocating nine more times over the next thirteen years as a part of Darrell’s career with the JJ Newberry Company. Following her husband’s death on October 25, 1969, Phyllis returned to New Castle to be near her extended family. She worked for the New Castle School Food Service, followed by a position as an ICAP home helper until her retirement in 1998. She was a longtime member of the New Castle First Presbyterian Church where she served as a Deacon.