Eileen Vaccarino Koltz

December 28, 1946July 9, 2018

Eileen Vaccarino Koltz, age 71, of Lake George, Fremont, Indiana, passed away on Monday, July 9, 2018 at her home following a recent illness.

Eileen was born on December 28, 1946 in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of Peter and Ellen (Andre) Vaccarino.

Eileen retired as a Certified Nurse Anesthetist.

She formerly lived in Toledo, Ohio, and had retired to Lake George, in Steuben County, Indiana.

Survivors include her husband, Michael L. Koltz of Lake George, Fremont, Indiana, three children, Peter Frank Koltz, M.D., and his wife Brooke Koltz, M.D., of Perrysburg, Ohio, and their children (Eleanora, Peter Henry, Cecilia, and Simon), Michael Thomas Koltz, M.D., and his wife Maureen, of Austin, Texas, and their children (Michaela, Meredith, Madeleine, and Maebelle), and Lauren K. Schierloh, R.D., and her husband Joshua Schierloh, Esq., of Dayton, Ohio, and their children (Anna and Caroline), and Eileen’s brother Frank Vaccarino of Connecticut, and two sisters, Diane Vaccarino of Denver, Colorado, and Francine Ratto of Tacoma, Washington.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 9:30 am Saturday, July 21, 2018 at St. Michael’s Church, 296 Clinton Street, Binghamton, New York. Presiding over the Liturgy will be Father Jim Dutko. Burial will follow services at St. Michael’s Cemetery, Binghamton, New York. Pall-bearers will be Michael L. Koltz, Peter F. Koltz, M.D., Michael T. Koltz, M.D., Thomas J. Koltz, Frank Vaccarino, and Joshua Schierloh.

Memorial donations in her memory are requested to St. Luke’s Hospital Foundation, 5901 Monclova Road, Maumee, Ohio 43537 or St. Michael’s Church, 296 Clinton Street, Binghamton, New York, 13905. Arrangements are being handled by Beams Funeral Home, Fremont, Indiana, and by Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home, Binghamton, New York. Messages for the family may be left online here at our website at Beams Funeral Home, or may be sent online at . You may also call for assistance at Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home, 607-729-3112, or Beams Funeral Home, at 260-495-2915.


  • Funeral Mass Saturday, July 21, 2018

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Judy Thompson

July 24, 2018

Dr. Koltz,

I was so sorry to read of Eileen's passing. Though my interactions with her were few, she was a very gracious and kind lady. Sincere condolences to you and your family.

Leslie Carr

July 20, 2018

I was saddened to hear that Eileen passed recently. What a kind sweet thoughtful caring fun lady she was. I could go on and on with kind words to describe her. We were in Antique Club together in Fremont. I know her family and friends will miss her very much. My thoughts and prayers for peace and contentment are sent to you. Leslie Carr

Michael Zile

July 20, 2018

Koltz family,

We are so sorry about the loss of Aunt Eileen. There are so many great memories that we were fortunate to have with you all. Lots of great trips, family gatherings, and adventures. Aunt Eileen was always leading the way and looking after everyone. She is missed very very much. Eternal memory.


Zile family (Michael “Ethy”, Jillian, Hannah & Avery)

Janet Kuhl

July 20, 2018

Dear Lauren, Michael, and family,

I was very surprised and saddened to hear of Eileen's passing recently. I knew her to be a kind and generous woman. I remember our New York trip - she was a great tour guide, for sure!

My prayers and condolences to you.

Janet Kuhl


July 19, 2018

We are so sorry to hear that Eileen has passed. We have always enjoyed our times together over many years. We listened closely to your stories and advice as we have nearly parallel families.
Her memory will always be in our hearts

Judy Knakiewicz

July 19, 2018

Dear Koltz Family,
We are so saddened to hear of your recent loss. Eileen, a beautiful and gracious woman whom we greatly admire, will surely be missed. May infinite joyful memories ease the pain and sorrow you feel today, and may she Rest In Peace in Gods arms. We wish we could be with you at this time of mourning and offer you Love and Peace.
Frank & Judy Knakiewicz

Stephen Nord

July 14, 2018

Words can't express our sense of loss at the passing of Eileen. Such great memories and happy times together. She lived a full and productive life. Her legacy of a beautiful family will carry on her spirit. Our condolences to all the Koltz family.
Steve & Marilee Nord