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Fred Lee Holsonback Sr.

October 30, 1928 - June 8, 2014
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SSgt Fred Holsonback Sr., (Army Retired) 85, was born October 30, 1928 and departed this life on June 8, 2014 at the Robley Rex VA. He retired after 20 years of service in the U.S. Army, retired from Brown & Williams and U.S. Postal Service. He loved and supported his family all his life. He was preceded in death by his wife Helen Holsonback, sons, TSgt Fred Holsonback Jr. (Air Force) and Ricky Holsonback, a brother, Charles Holsonback, a sister, Ann Blanton, and mother Louise Crowder. He is survived by a daughter, Linda Hrastinski (Jerry), three sons, John, Mike and Rodney Holsonback, three granddaughters, Jennifer Tharp (Tim),...
SSgt Fred Holsonback Sr., (Army Retired) 85, was born October 30, 1928 and departed this life on June 8, 2014 at the Robley Rex VA. He retired after 20 years of service in the U.S. Army, retired from Brown & Williams and U.S. Postal Service. He loved and supported his family all his life.

He was preceded in death by his wife Helen Holsonback, sons, TSgt Fred Holsonback Jr. (Air Force) and Ricky Holsonback, a brother, Charles Holsonback, a sister, Ann Blanton, and mother Louise Crowder.

He is survived by a daughter, Linda Hrastinski (Jerry), three sons, John, Mike and Rodney Holsonback, three granddaughters, Jennifer Tharp (Tim), Beth Roberts, and Stephanie Holsonbcak, seven great-grandchildren, Lauren, Jared, Logan Tharp, Aiden, Austin, Noah and Ava Roberts, a sister Mary Watkins, and many nieces and nephews in South Carolina.

Funeral Services for Fred will be conducted Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 12:00pm in Arch L. Heady at Resthaven Chapel, 4400 Bardstown Road with private inurnment in Resthaven Memorial Park. Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 from 1:00 to 7:00 pm.

The family gives special gratitude to his doctors, nurses and everyone who came in contact with our family at the VA. They treated us with the upmost respect and love.

"Thank you for your service to our country. Rest in God's eternal peace. From a grateful American ."

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