Julie enjoyed sewing and needlework. She loved her work that she did with recovering addicts and caring for others. Julie’s defeat over alcoholism lead others to recovery. She was inspiring to others during her battle with cancer. Julie will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by a son, Christopher Owen Hiatt.
Julie is survived by her parents, Louis and Ann Margaret DeCarolis of Branson, Missouri; a sister, Luann O’Neill and husband Pat of New Orleans, Louisiana; two brothers, Tony DeCarolis and wife Jerri of Colorado Springs, Colorado, David Decarolis of Norfolk, Nebraska; a daughter, Elizabeth Hiatt of Branson, Missouri; a son, Zachary Hiatt of Branson, Missouri; as well as many cousins and extended family.
A celebration of life will be held 10:00 am Saturday, January 10, 2015, at Skyline Baptist Church, Branson, Missouri, with Pastor Norman Howell officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society in memory of Julie.