Julie K. Pitts, 94 of Solvay, passed away Saturday, December 26, 2015 at Van Duyn Center for Rehabilitation & Nursing. A lifetime resident of Syracuse, she attended Vocational High School. Julie was employed by Allied Chemical Corp. for 25 years. She was formerly a communicant of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church and currently a communicant of St. Cecilia’s Church. She loved spending time with her family and friends. Julie was predeceased by her brother, Michael Krebzdak in 1998; and sister, Anne Gadzicki, in 1980. Surviving are her son, Lawrence (JoAnn) Kerr of Solvay; grandson, Christopher (Angela) Kerr of Solvay; niece, Beverly Fagg of Emporia, Kansas; and great-grandchildren, Mikayla, Antonia and Gabriella. A funeral Mass will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, December 29 in St. Cecilia’s Church. Burial will be in St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Helping Hounds Dog Rescue, Inc., 6606 Kinne Rd., DeWitt, NY 13214.