Frederick Holloway
Date of Death - May 9, 2012
Frederick H. Holloway, 84, of Bowling Green, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2012. Frederick was born in Bowling Green, Ohio to the late Henry Hardin and Eva Belle (Deck) Holloway. He married Donna (Cope) Holloway on May 14, 2005 in Tontogany, Ohio and she survives in Bowling Green. Along with his wife Donna, Fred is survived by his daughter: Cathy (Russel) Finkhousen of Bowling Green; sons: Dr. Tom (Kathy) Holloway of Bowling Green; Jim (Alicia) Holloway of Gahanna, Ohio; stepdaughters: Pamela (Larry) Bonnell of Bowling Green; Kathy (Dave) Beaverson of Perrysburg; Diane (Tim) Moore, of Tontogany; Michelle (Scott) Roller, of Bowling Green and 13 grandchildren. Along with his parents, Fred was preceded in death by his first wife, Joyce L. (Schwecheimer) Holloway and a brother, John William Holloway. Fred was a 1946 graduate of Bowling Green High School. After graduating, he enlisted in the U.S. Marines where he trained as a clerk. After being honorably discharged, Fred returned home and began working with the L.O.F. Glass Company in Toledo as their Payroll Manager later retiring after 40 years of service. Fred was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Portage. He was a member of the Wood County Lodge No. 112, Bowling Green, the Portage American Legion and the Portage Lions' Club. He loved to play cards with his card group and also enjoyed learning about trains. He also enjoyed going out to eat at various restaurants with his family and friends. He especially loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. Visitation will be Saturday, May 12, 2012 from 9:00 AM until the time of Service at 10:30 AM in the Christ United Methodist Church, 301 W. Main St./PO Box 301, Portage, OH 43451. Interment will follow in the Portage Cemetery, Portage. Memorial contributions may be gifted in Fred's honor to the church or to the American Lung Association, 1950 Arlingate Lane, Columbus, OH 43228. Arrangements have been entrusted with the DECK-HANNEMAN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, 1460 West Wooster Street/P.O. Box 648, Bowling Green, OH 43402, Tele: 419-352-2171. On-line condolences, as well as fond memories, may be shared at

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Saturday May 12, 2012 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Christ United Methodist, Portage, Ohio


Saturday, May 12, 2012 10:30 AM Christ United Methodist Church, Portage, Ohio


Portage Cemetery

tina & dan stalter

Tom, Jim & Cathy, we are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Dan, Tina & family

Mike &Debi Ebersole

Cathy,Tom & Jim Sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad

Dan & Karen Guba

Cathy & Russ - Cathy, so sorry to read of your father's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Russ and your family.

Joe and Nancy Stockner

We were shocked to read the news of Fred's passing. We regret that we will be unable to attend the services tomorrow but will remember all of you in our prayers. Joe and Nancy

Northwest Ohio Medical Equipment

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family and friends.

Rev. Bruce Ford

To the Holloway Family, I am saddened to hear of Fred's death. He was the consumate gentleman. It was a pleasure to know him. You have my deepest sympathy. Blessings, Bruce Ford

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