Elborn “Bob” Holstein, age 92, of London WV, passed away in the arms of Jesus on Sunday May 22, 2022. Bob was a veteran of the US Marine Corps. He retired from C&O Railroad after working 54 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife Annis (Richardson) Holstein and parent Basil and Mary Holstein; brothers Hobert, Melvin, and Walter Holstein; sisters Opal and Launa Holstein, Marceline Dye and Helen Lyons.
He is survived by his sister Dorothy “Dotty” and her husband Bill Foster; nephews Steve (Marilyn) Perry and Todd (Patricia) Foster, great nephews Justin Perry and Lane Foster, great nieces Andrea (John) Pennington and Brittany Foster and many other nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to extend their deepest appreciation and thanks to the staff of Montgomery General Hospital and Montgomery Nursing Home for their excellent care and treatment.
Service will be held at 1PM on Tuesday, May 31, 2022, at Boomer Baptist Church with Pastor Mark Strickland officiating. Burial will follow at Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens in Glasgow with Military Rights by the United States Marine Corp., and the American Legion, Post 93 from Kenova. Visitation will be held from noon until the time of service at the church. O’Dell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Expressions of sympathy can be sent to www.odellfuneralhome.com.