Bert D. Holloway
November 27, 1938 - July 27, 2013
Bert Dolan Holloway, 74, of Litchfield, died Sat., July 27, 2013 at 1:45 a.m. in St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield. He was born on Nov. 27, 1938 in Worden, IL, a son of Dolan C. & June Estelle (Proctor) Holloway. He graduated from Staunton High School in 1956 and then served in the U.S. Navy from 1956 - 1959. He attended barber college and practiced in Alton for 10 years. After that he graduated from SIUE where he obtained his teaching degree. Over the years he taught at Belleville Area College, Lincoln Land Community College in both Litchfield & Springfield, and at Litchfield High School for 23 years from 1971 - 1994. Bert also worked in sales for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, was a licensed real estate agent & retired from The Illinois Department of Children & Family Services. He was an active member of The Christian Church of Litchfield where he volunteered serving Meals On Wheels. He married Donna Faye Osterbuhr on Sept. 9, 1961 in New Douglas. She preceded him in death on Apr. 19, 2012. He is survived by:
He was preceded in death by his parents & his wife, Donna Holloway.
A memorial service will be held Fri., Aug. 2, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in The Christian Church of Litchfield. Sr. Minister, Steve Revisky, and Associate Minister, Paul Jones, will officiate. Visitation will be held from 5 until 7 p.m. in the church.
The family suggests memorials to The Christian Church of Litchfield or Disabled American Veterans.
Visitation: Map to The Christian Church of Litchfield