Date of Birth: April 8, 1925
Date of Death: May 3, 2019
May 6, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am - St. George Greek Orthodox
May 6, 2019 - 11:00 am - St. George Greek Orthodox
Jeanette Bolus passed away peacefully on May 3, 2019, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice
House, surrounded by her beloved family. Visitation will be Monday, May 6, 2019 at 10:00 am with the funeral service at 11:00am, both at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 701 11th
Avenue, Huntington, WV 25701. Burial will follow at Spring Hill Cemetery followed by a Mercy Dinner at Holy Spirit Antiochian Orthodox Church, 1 Woodhaven Drive, Huntington, WV 25701. She was born April 8, 1925 in Kfeir, Lebanon. She immigrated with her family to Huntington,WV in 1939 where she lived until her death. She led a very active and full life. Jeanette worked with her brother at their store, the 10th Street Market, for many years where she met and befriended numerous neighborhood residents. Subsequently she worked at the Cabell County Public Library in the Reference Department for 20 years. Jeanette’s priorities in life were her family, her friends, and her church where she devoted many selfless hours over the years. She was a member of St. George’s Greek Orthodox Church where she was a part of the ladies’Philoptochos, and also attended Holy Spirit Antiochian Orthodox Church where she was a founding member. She was very proud of her heritage and participated in the activities of the Kfeirian Reunion Foundation. Her parents, Samuel and Naime Bolus, and her siblings Nellie (Bolus) Tweel, Joseph Bolus, Ida Bolus, and John (Catherine) Bolus all predeceased her. Left behind to mourn her loss and celebrate her beautiful life are her beloved nephews and nieces who were blessed to have her as their aunt, Richard Tweel of Huntington, WV; Dan (Joely)Tweel of Columbus, OH; Nadia (Michael) Bolus El-Hage of Potomac, MD; Denise Bolus of Bethesda, MD; John (Andrea) Bolus of Reston, VA; Michael (Kristin) Bolus of La Crescenta, CA, her grandniece, five grand nephews, and many close friends and relatives. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to either St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 701 11th Avenue, Huntington, WV 25701, or Holy Spirit Antiochian Orthodox Church, 1 Woodhaven Drive, Huntington, WV 25701.
From: Michael and Nadia ElHage May 4 2019 2:31AM REST IN PEACE AUNT JEANETTE! We are going to miss you a lot. ???????? From: Barbara Lewis Mullin May 4 2019 12:36PM God just added another angel to the population of angels in Heaven. Rest In Peace, dear, sweet Aunt Jeanette! We all love you. From: MARLA A CORWIN May 6 2019 10:26AM She must have a deeply beautiful soul to have been so loved by her family. My sympathy to all who are grieving her. Peace to Jeanette and each of you. From: Sara Gibbs May 31 2019 1:38PM Just learned of Jeanette's passing earlier this month. She brightened my days at Cabell County Public Library and shared many Lebanese cooking lessons with me over the years. I count her as one of the bright stars in my life. My deepest condolences to her family.