Karoline Magnilena Holbert, 75, of Belpre, passed away on Nov. 30, 2012, at her residence, under the loving care of her family and Marietta Home Health and Hospice.
She was born in Krigsfeld, Germany, on July 22, 1937, one of five children of the late Jahon and Katherina Albert Breihtweiser.
Karoline is survived by her husband, Melvin John Holbert; son, Melvin John Holbert Jr. of Georgetown, Ky.; daughter, Tina Holbert Gray of Winchester, Ky.; and five grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Karoline was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre, with the Rev. Rod Brower officiating. Burial will be at Stewart Cemetery of Hockingport. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday, and for one hour prior to the service on Tuesday.
The family has requested that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society Central Region Office, 5555 Frantz Road Dublin, OH 43017, or Marietta Home Health and Hospice, 450 Pike St., Suite 11 Marietta, OH 45750.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.leavittfuneralhome.com