News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 21, 2013

Jeanette Louise Holbert


WEST TERRE HAUTE — Jeanette Louise Holbert, 73, of West Terre Haute, passed away at 7:14 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. She was born Sept. 14, 1939, in Terre Haute, to Leroy and Anna Schatz.

Survivors include her husband, of 55 years, Elmer “Toby” Holbert Sr., whom she married on Aug. 31, 1957, in Terre Haute; her beloved children, Toby Holbert Jr. (Dee), Tammy Cooper (Wayne), Jane Stephens (Jeff), Sheri Webb, Karen Grayless (Randy), Joe Holbert (Kelly), and Jason Holbert (Sandy); 19 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and dear friends, Cathy and Danny Beemer and family. She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings; and two sons, Harley “Skip” Holbert and Robert “Bob” Holbert.

Jeanette loved gardening and most of all she loved her family.

Funeral services for Jeanette will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, in Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 N. Third St., in West Terre Haute, with the Rev. Dennis Leek officiating. Burial will be in Pleasantview Cemetery. Visitation will be 12 noon until service time Wednesday.