Ledford Holt



Ledford Holt, age 81, of Toledo, Ohio passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at his home. He was born August 13, 1931, in Whitley County, Kentucky to George and Tennessee "Tennie" (Shelly) Holt. Ledford was employed as a Welder and Union Representative Supervisor for Katy Steel. He was a member of the VFW Post # 3338. Ledford loved to spend time with his granddaughter, Heather, and was known as a "jack of all trades." In later years, he enjoyed working on lawn mowers and spending time with his buddies and family.

Left to cherish his memory are his children, Loretta Holt, Penny McGovern, Denise (Jim) John, Timothy (Cindy) Holt and Tracy (Terri) Holt; grandchildren, Heather and Jonathan Shoup, Holly and Travis McGovern, Adam and Alyssa Holt, and 4 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Ledford was preceded in death by his wife, Alberta R. Holt and granddaughter, Megan John.

The family will receive guests Friday, April 5, 2013, from 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. in the Newcomer Funeral Home, 4752 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo (419-381-1900). Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 6, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral home. Interment will follow in Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Perrysburg, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to daughter, Loretta Holt in Ledford's memory.

Published in Toledo Blade on Apr. 4, 2013