Everette P. (Bud) Holbrook, 68, of Weirton passed away Sunday January 11, 2009 at his residence. He was born April 15, 1940 in Rainelle, WV, the son of the late Everette N. and Mary Gladys Fogus Holbrook. Bud retired from the Weirton Steel Company in 1997 where he was a member of the 25 year club. He had over 33 years of service and worked as an operator in the BOP Department. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. Bud served his country in the US Navy from 1959 to 1963. He loved spending time with his family and especially with his grandchildren. He attended St Joseph the Worker Catholic Church in Weirton. He is survived by his wife Theresa Burns Holbrook of Weirton; son Daniel Holbrook and wife Janet of Weirton; daughters Lisa Holbrook of Weirton, Linda Kostecki and husband Anthony of Powder Springs, GA and Diane Holbrook of Dallas, GA; brother Larry Holbrook of Cumming, GA and sister Cheryl Pialet and husband Jeff of Knoxville, Tenn.; and seven grandchildren. Visitation will be Wednesday, from 2-4 and 6-8PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St, Weirton, WV, where funeral services will be held Thursday, 11:00AM with Rev. Fr. Dean Borgmeyer officiating. Interment will be at Highland Hills Memorial Gardens, Follansbee, WV, where Military Services will be conducted by the American Legion Firing Squad and the Weirton Honor Guard. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, Hancock County Unit, PO Box 2166, Weirton, WV 26062 Share your tributes with his family at www.grecohertnick.com

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  1. Dear Mrs. Holbrook ad Family: I wish to express my sincere and heartfelt sympaty as you mourn the passing of Mr. Holbrook. I shall hold you in my thoughts and prayers. sincerely, Stan Tuchalski

  2. My heart and prayers are with your entire family, dad was always so lighthearted and kind, silly and such a great rolemodel. I love you all.

  3. Holbrook Family- Sorry for your loss, Lots of good memories of your family as I was growing up next door to you guys. Debbie

  4. I am truly sorry for your loss. My heart goes out to each and every one of you. I remember visiting with Linda and Bud always being silly with his jokes. He was very kindhearted to everyone he met. He has left all of us with many memories. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

  5. Terry, Lisa and Family I was very sad when I heard about Bud! He was a wonderful man and always brought a smile to my face. You are in my heart and prayers and I am very sorry for your loss. Love Joi and Austin

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