It is with great sadness that the family of Steve Holtman announce his passing on September 20, 2021, due to complications from Parkinson's Disease.
Steve was born on February 15, 1950, in Pocatello, Idaho. Within a couple of years, his family relocated to the Salt Lake Valley. Steve honorably served 4 years in the Army, where he was deployed to Vietnam. He then pursued a degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Utah, graduating Cum Laude. Steve worked as an Electrical Engineer throughout his career. Some of his projects included being instrumental in perfecting fiberoptic and laser guided systems for the Department of Defense. Steve's dedication, intelligence, and superior knowledge aided in preventing the loss of countless soldier's lives.
Steve is survived by his wife of almost 30 years, Carol. His Brother Rick, sister-in-law Priscilla and 2 nieces. His stepchildren; Julie Cotton, Walter Almgren, Alyssa Windley, and Robert Almgren wife Kaye. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father Scott, mother Betty, his sister Cathy, and his brother Dyke.
Per his wishes, Steve will be cremated, where he can remain connected with his lifetime companion. A private memorial service for the immediate family will be held at on Saturday, September 25, 2021. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
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Published by The Salt Lake Tribune from Sep. 22 to Sep. 26, 2021.