Obituaries

Wilma I. Holub

Nov 12, 2020
Holub Wilma

Services

Private family services are planned.     

Cemetery

Burial in Geneseo Township Cemetery, Buckingham

Memorials

Calvary Baptist Church in Dysart
407 Main St.
Dysart, Iowa 52224

Biography

Wilma Irene Holub, 87, of rural Buckingham, died on Thursday, November 12, 2020 at UnityPoint Health - Allen Hospital at Waterloo. She was born on April 24, 1933 in Grinnell, the daughter of Homer and Mae (Stahl) Sears. She graduated from Geneseo High School.

Wilma married Norman Holub, February 14, 1953 at the Geneseo Methodist Church. He preceded her in death May 21, 2002.

She was in charge of her household, worked at Raggedy Ann and Andy Preschool for over 20 years, and when her husband Norman passed away, she took over the farm operations. She was a 4H leader for several years, she enjoyed being outdoors, was an avid reader, was a “fashionista” and enjoyed the finer things in life, she loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  

Wilma is survived by: daughter, Norma (Brian) Neubauer‚ Waterloo‚ IA; son, Craig (Jeanne) Holub‚ Buckingham; granddaughters, Ashley (Nick) Best‚ Columbia‚ MO and Nicole (Kevin) Gast‚ Saint Charles; grandsons, Cade (Kelly) Holub‚ Buckingham‚ and Cordt (Krista) Holub‚ Dysart; great-granddaughters, Calina Best and Irene Gast; and sisters-in-law, Beth Sears and Shirley Sears.

She is preceded in death by husband, Norman Holub; four brothers, Arthur “Art” Sears, Donald Sears, Edgar “Bud” Sears, and Kenneth “Kenny” Sears; four sisters, Ruth Temple, Rhoda Wilkinson, Dorothy Elliott, and Lois Danker.


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  1. Kathy "Temple" Carlson | Nov 26, 2020

    Such a beautiful soul. I have such fond memories at the farm growing up. I will remember and miss you always.

    Love,

    Kathy

  2. Joseph and Joan Meany | Nov 16, 2020
    So sorry for your loss

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