Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)


January 21, 2014

Robert Allen "Bob" Holben


01/21/14 — Robert Allen "Bob" Holben, 67, of Olive Hill, passed away Thursday evening, Jan. 16, 2014, at Oakmont Manor in Flatwoods.

He was born March 31, 1946, in Toledo, Ohio, a son of the late Charles Harold and Eileen Ruth Nagel Holben.

Bob was a Christian and enjoyed woodworking. He loved making wooden churches and lighthouses to give to new people in the neighborhood and those who were ill.

Bob is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Christine and Tony Villarreal of Toledo, Ohio; one grandson, Brandon Graney of Toledo, Ohio; one brother and sister-in-law, Fred and Shirley Holben of Jacksboro, Tenn.; one sister and brother-in-law, Ruth and Larry Keller of Ottawa Lake, Mich.; and close friends and neighbors, Carl and Gloria James. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.

At Bob’s request, there will be no visitation or service.

Oney-Henderson Funeral Home in Olive Hill is caring for all services for Mr. Robert Allen "Bob" Holben.

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