Robert E. Holtz Jr., 52, of Wyoming, passed away Saturday evening in Jackson Township after a deadly motorcycle accident.
Born in Pittston, he was a son of Doris Baker Holtz of West Pittston and the late Robert Holtz Sr. He was a graduate of Wyoming Area, class of 1978.
For many years, he was employed as a parts salesman for Kelly Auto Parts of Wyoming. He was a member of the Wyoming Valley Motorcycle Club and the Sons of the American Legion Hanover Township Post 609.
Surviving are his daughters, Cassandra Holtz, Philadelphia, and Nicole Holtz, Hunlock Creek; sister, Sheree Stack, Parsons; nephew, Jonathan Stack, Parsons.
Funeral services will be at the convenience of the family from the Metcalfe-Shaver-Kopcza Funeral Home Inc., 504 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming. Interment will be in the Mountain View Burial Park, Exeter Township. Friends may call 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wyoming Valley Motorcycle Club, Bikes for Tykes Run, P.O. Box 2014, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 20 to Aug. 21, 2013