NILES, Ohio – There will be private family services for Helen Jean Holbrook, 81, who died Friday evening, February 24 at the Cleveland Clinic.
Helen was born November 1, 1935 in Warren, a daughter of Thomas and Isabelle Rosser O’Neill.
She was a homemaker and of the Catholic Faith.
Helen’s husband, Oliver Holbrook, Sr. died in 1979.
Helen is survived by her children, Rose (Robert) Patrick of Howland, William (Debra L.) Holbrook of Howland, Carl Holbrook of Vienna, Joseph Holbrook of Warren, Jack Holbrook of Niles and Deborah Holbrook of Weathersfield; 25 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren with two on the way.
Besides her parents and husband, Helen was preceded in death by her daughter, Susan Holbrook; her sons, Robert Holbrook and Oliver Holbrook, Jr.; four sisters and one brother.
Friends may call from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 1 at the Lane Family Funeral Homes-Niles Chapel.
Family and Friends may view this obituary and send condolences at www.lanefuneralhomes.com.
A television tribute will air March 1 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.