Charles Hubert Holtzback

charles holtzback

December 8, 1928 ~ July 27, 2023

Born in: Queens, NY
Resided in: Candler, NC

Charles Hubert Holtzback, 94, passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2023.

A native of Queens, NY, Charles was the son of the late Julius and Gertrude Sullivan Holtzback. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Eloise Ehleiter Holtzback, who passed in 2007.

Mr. Holtzback proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.

He is survived by his daughter, Jean Leonard; son, Charles Holtzback; six grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Holtzback’s family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 2, at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. The funeral service will follow at the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Black Mountain, at 2:00 p.m.

Mr. Holtzback will lie in repose at the funeral home from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday for those who wish to pay their respects.


Visitation: August 2, 2023 12:30 pm - July 28, 2023 1:30 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


Funeral Service: August 2, 2023 2:00 pm

Western Carolina State Veteran's Cemetery
962 Old US Hwy 70
Black Mountain, NC 28711


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  1. Thank you, Uncle Charlie, for being such a guiding influence on me in my youth. Thank you for giving my wife Linda such a warm welcome. She instantly felt that you were her Uncle Charlie.
    We are saddened by your passing and will miss you greatly.

    Ken and Linda Heichlinger

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