News and Tribune

September 15, 2013

James A. Holz, 54; New Albany

A funeral service for James A. Holz, 54, New Albany, will be held 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Kraft Funeral Service, Spring Street Chapel, New Albany, with burial at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Trinity Cemerery, New Albany. He died Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013. 

Jim was born in New Albany to the late Kenneth and Jane (Lenfert) Holz. He formerly worked for Schmitt Furniture Co. and resided in New Albany his entire life. Jim was a good person with many friends and a brother who cared for and loved him dearly. He will be missed greatly by all who knew him.

Jim is survived by a brother, Les Holz. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Mike Holz; and his companion dog, Bear. 

A reception for family and friends will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home. 

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family or Animal Rescue League or Shelter in memory of Jim. 

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