A Mass of the Resurrection was held on Saturday, June 29, at Christ the King Church in Toledo, Ohio.
Visitation was at the Walker Funeral Home in Toledo, Ohio, on Friday, June 28.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio Hospice, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, OH, 43551.
Condolences may be offered online at walkerfuneralhomes.com.
Mr. Holubetz was born Aug. 2, 1934, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Henry and Edna Holubetz.
He was married to Kathleen A. “Katie” Matthews on June 6, 1964.
He graduated from Wausau High School in Wausau in 1952, and from North Central College in Naperville, Ill., with a business administration degree, in 1956.
He enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in the Army audit agency for three years.
He joined Owens-Illinois (OI) as an accountant at the Tomahawk, Wis., containerboard mill in 1959, and following several administrative assignments in Toledo, he became administrative manager at the Jaite Ohio Mill. Back in Toledo, he was named special projects manager, and in 1968, transferred to the Madison, Wis., box plant as administrative manager.
In 1972, he moved back to Toledo as forest products cost accounting manager, and helped install the Profit Evaluation Program (PEP), using the first-ever released IBM System/32 Computers in the Corrugated Box Plants.
Mr. Holubetz retired from O-I when the Forest Products Division was sold. Recently he worked as a sales representative with Data Ranger Computer Products.
He was a ski jumper and competed in tournaments around the Midwest. He was past-president of the Toledo Ski Club, and helped organize bus ski trips to the club’s lodge in Michigan and other ski areas.
He was a longtime member of Christ the King Church, sang in the choir and was past-president of the Christ the King School Board.
Survivors include his wife; four sons, Brian (Michelle), Scott (Heather), Craig and Patrick (Erika); two brothers, Darrell, Wausau, and Wayne, Pewaukee; one sister, Lois (Bob) Cable, Stevens Point; and six grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Howard.