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Rosemary Symonds Holtzendorff

May 31, 1934 — June 16, 2023



Rosemary Holtzendorff
Easley, SC

Mrs. Rosemary Symonds Holtzendorff, 89, wife of the late Preston Brooks "Hoby" Holtzendorff, III., passed away Thursday, June 15, 2023.

Born in Stowmarket, England, a daughter of the late Percival Lawrence Symonds and the late Edith Deacon Symonds, Mrs. Holtzendorff was the retired owner and operator of Rosemary's Catering, and was a member of Easley Presbyterian Church where she served as past president of the Women of the Church.

Surviving are  her daughter, Anica Laura Holtzendorff Owen (David) of Easley; a son, Kevin Brooks Holtzendorff; her grandchildren, Preslee Owen, Ella Owen, Brooks Holtzendorff, and Erik Holtzendorff; her great-grandchildren, Michael and Laura Holtzendorff; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Holtzendorff was predeceased by a son, Preston B. Holtzendorff, IV; a brother, Bill Symonds, and three sisters, Jessica Noble, Mavis Unruh and Mary Rodgers.

Memorial services will be 2:00 PM Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at Easley Presbyterian Church.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service in the church fellowship hall.

A private committal will take place at Hillcrest Memorial Park, Pickens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Easley Presbyterian Church, 200 South 1st Street, Easley, SC 29640; or to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, JDRF3504, Highway 153, #19, Greenville, SC 29611. 

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Tuesday, June 20, 2023

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Easley Presbyterian Church

200 S 1st St, Easley, SC 29640

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