October 17, 2012
Saturday, October 20, 2012 2:00 PM Vernon Funeral Home
Susan G. Holbrook, 58, of Woodstock, passed away Wednesday, October 17, 2012 in Vancrest of Urbana.
She was born May 2, 1954 in Urbana, OH the daughter of Leonard and Laura (Bodey) Ropp.
Susan worked at the Meadow Lake Resort for 24 years and spent 4 years working at the Southside Mennonite Church. She enjoyed Pepsi, bowling and the Chicago Bears. Susan loved spending time with her family.
She is survived by her life partner, Marvin ”Butch” Peltier of Woodstock; daugther, Becky (Dennis) Colvin of Urbana; sons, Chris (Melissa) Holbrook of Eaton, OH and Doug Holbrook and Jennifer Duncan of Oklahoma; grandchildren, Austin and Ashley Colvin, Alex, Gwyn, Paige and Kyleigh Holbrook, Ernie Steffen, Daniel and Kenneth Holbrook; brothers, Nelson (Pat) Ropp of Urbana, Elmer Ropp of Millerstown, William (CyRonda) Ropp of Urbana, Edward (Caroline) Ropp of Dayton and Larry Peltier; sisters, Esta Huffman and Bob Atchison of Urbana, Clara (Gene) Cupps of Lakeview, Leona Minnich of Urbana, Karen (Bill) Wynn and Theresa Spriggs; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Susan is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Kenneth Daniel Holbrook and her sister, Marion Kay Ropp.
Susan’s family would like to express their gratitude for the loving care shown to her by the Doctors, Nurses, Aides and Staff of the Springfield Regional Medical Center, Chemotherapy department, the Springfield Regional Cancer Center and Vancrest Nursing Home, Urbana.
Following Susan’s wishes her body will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, 2012 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Inurnment will be held in Rosedale Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Association of Champaign County, PO Box 38125, Urbana, OH 43078. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.