Robert "Rob" Holton 43, of Tunkhannock died on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013.
He was born in Tunkhannock on July 14, 1969, son to Richard Holton of Tunkhannock and the late Elizabeth Larkin Holton.
Rob was a 1988 graduate of Tunkhannock. He had been employed on the grounds crew at Stone Hedge Country Club, Creekside Gardens of Tunkhannock and Endless Mountain Landscaping. He was a member of Tunkhannock Moose Lodge #1276 and the Black Walnut American Legion.
In addition to his mother, Rob was preceded in death by his mother-in-law Wilma M. Hopfer and a nephew John Evans.
Surviving, in addition to his father, is his wife Cindy Hopfer Holton; sons Shane and Mark at home; brother and sister-in-law Charles and Mickey Holton of Tunkhannock; sisters and brothers-in-law: Linda and William Evans of Wilkes-Barre, Beverly and Richard James of Dallas, Mary Alice and James Osterhout of Tunkhannock, and Jennifer Very of Nicholson; father-in-law Gary Hopfer, of Noxen; grandmother-in-law Clara Rifenbery, of Beaumont; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Robert and Jana Hopfer, of Noxen, Gerald and Jodi Hopfer, of Dallas, William Hopfer and Ryan Tucker of Maryland, and Judy and Donald Weber of Beaumont; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday morning from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with Pastor Lori Robinson.
Interment in Sunnyside Cemetery, Tunkhannock.
Friends were received at the funeral home Monday afternoon and evening.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Robert Holton Memorial Fund at Peoples Neighborhood Bank, P.O. Box 149, Tunkhannock, PA 18657.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.sheldonkukuchkfuneralhome.com