Farus Funeral Home of Duncan Falls
Robert â€œRedâ€ D. Holdren, 88, of Indiana Street, Zanesville, passed away at 12:15 pm Friday, December 21, 2012 at Adams Lane Care Center, Zanesville.
Red was born September 16, 1925 the son of the late Clarence and Elvira (Kirkbride) Holdren. He was a car enthusiast and he enjoyed watching Nascar and other car racing. He worked for Essex Wire and he retired from the Ohio State Nursery where he worked as a grounds caretaker. He served his country in the US Army.
Red is survived by his daughters Jackie Holdren (Mike) Smith of Zanesville and Dolly Yeauger of FL; step daughters Darlene Tigner of FL and JoAnn Dickinson of Duncan Falls; several grandchildren and great grandchildren and a special friend Sara Clapper.
In addition to his parents, Red is preceded in death by his three brothers Tom, Blaine and â€˜Squirtâ€™ Holdren.
In keeping with Redâ€™s wishes, his body will be cremated and no services will be observed.