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“John was a great man and a wonderful relative. He was always ready to help my parents when they needed someone to do something around the house. He...Read More »
1 of 27 | Posted by: George Holobetz - Hummelstown, PA

“Dear Mary and Family,I am so sorry to hear of John's passing ans struggle with cancer, he was a kind and thoughtful cousin and could always be found...Read More »
2 of 27 | Posted by: A friend

“Mary and Family, I was very sorry and saddened to hear about John's passing. He was a dedicated educator and a very sincere person. He will be...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: Jim Kimmel - Minersville, PA

“Holobetz FamilySo sorry to learn of the passing of your husband, father and grandfather. His suffering is over. ”
4 of 27 | Posted by: Paul,Rita,Amy &Lauren Vacula - FL

“Mary and family, I am so sorry to hear of Johns' passing. My sincere sympathy to your and your family. ”
5 of 27 | Posted by: Mary Ann Macola - Seminole, FL

“Katie and family,I am so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this very difficult time. ”
6 of 27 | Posted by: Sammy Julian - Schuylkill Haven, PA

“As a fellow 1969 graduate of Saint Clair High, I felt a certain numbness inside when I read about John's passing. He was one of the most loved and...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: Gary McGuinness - PA

“Vechnaya Pamiat! Memory Eternal. ”
8 of 27 | Posted by: Diane Mick - Rochester, NY

“Mary, I am so very sorry for your loss. My sincerest condolences to you and your family. Thoughts and prayers go out to all of you. Take heart...Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Virginia Stanziola - Frackville, PA

“Holobetz family, I worked with John at St. Clair in the 90s. I agree with others who have said he was always there to lend a hand. I was computer...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: A friend

“Mary and family,Thoughts and prayers are with you. I was saddened to hear of John's passing. I have many good memories from our travels with Lady...Read More »
11 of 27 | Posted by: Mel Renninger - Orwigsburg, PA

“Dear Holobetz Family:One of the first times I met John he helped Cory and Katy pick up something up at my house and he noticed my tree needed...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: David Laudeman - Orwigsburg, PA

“Dear Holobetz Family,I am so sorry to hear of John's passing. Had a lot of good times at St. Michaels Church and also teaching and coaching at St....Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Dave Kline - Fort Myers, FL

“Mrs Porrino, I am very sorry for the loss of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May he rest in peace. ...Read More »
14 of 27 | Posted by: Marisa B - Pottsville, PA

“I got to know John many years ago through Geary. The guys were birthday buddies. May 30th. John will be missed by so many. He was greatly loved and...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: Mary Anthony - Palm Springs, CA

“Sorry to learn of johns passingSki Louise Hesse ”
16 of 27 | Posted by: skip hesse

“I was thinking about breakfast. So often, when we were in town visiting, I would be the first one up. Well, the first one up after Uncle John. He had...Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Lauren Glose - Buffalo, NY

18 of 27 | Posted by: skp hese - harrisburg, PEI

“Deepest sympathies to the entire Holobetz family. ”
19 of 27 | Posted by: Michelle Fix - Auburn, PA

“Meghan and Family, Surely a great man will be missed by so many. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very sad time. ”
20 of 27 | Posted by: Christina Perricone - Havertown, PA

“Holobetz Family, I am so sorry for your loss. John was a wonderful person. I can say I truly enjoyed working with him at SCASD. It is not often you...Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: Paula Boyer - Monroe, NC

“Safe journey to the other side John. ”
22 of 27 | Posted by: Edward Sponenburg - Rio Rancho, NM

“Dear Mary, Katie, Meghan and families.....What a shock to read of John's passing away! I had no idea he was ill! I feel such sadness that he had...Read More »
23 of 27 | Posted by: Susan Cantwell - Pottsville, PA

“Mary and Family,I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.LoveNancy Mahoney ”
24 of 27 | Posted by: Nancy Mahiney - Minersville, PA

“Mary, Katie and Meghan, I will miss my talks with John. After reconnecting a couple of years ago in AZ. It was good to speak with him again after...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: Dana Peiffer - Glendale, AZ

“On behalf of everyone at Schuylkill Women in Crisis I send our deepest condolences over John's passing. He was a VERY special person and enriched...Read More »
26 of 27 | Posted by: Sally Casey

“Dear Mary and the Holobetz family:May God's loving presence comfort you, His peace restore you, and His promise of eternal life sustain you during...Read More »
27 of 27 | Posted by: Ned & Patti Hepner - PA

John was born on May 30, 1951 and passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017.

John was a resident of Pennsylvania.

He was a 1969 graduate of St. Clair High School and received his degree in education from Kutztown University in 1973.

Friends are invited to call from 6:00 PM 8:00 PM Friday and 9:00 AM 9:45 AM Saturday at Bruce T. Hart Funeral Home 110 N. 2nd Street St. Clair PA. Panachida will be at 9:45 AM Saturday at the funeral home. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 AM Saturday at St. Michael Orthodox Church 109 North Nichols Street St. Clair PA 17970. The Very Rev. Jeff Zias will be officiating. Interment will follow in St. Michael Cemetery St. Clair.

In lieu of flowers the family would prefer contributions be made to the Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care for Oncology 3500 Civic Center Blvd. Philadelphia PA 19104 in his memory.