SALEM – J.R. Hollobaugh, 53, of Salem, Ohio, passed away on May 10, 2013, at Salem Community Hospital.
He was born on Dec. 26, 1959, to Donald and Beverly (Galbraith) Hollobaugh in Clarion, Pa.
J.R. was a laborer in Cable Construction. He enjoyed the outdoors, ATV’s, fishing, hiking and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
J.R. is survived by a son, Dylan Hollobaugh of Salem, Ohio; a daughter, Alyson Hollobaugh of Salem, Ohio; his mother, Beverly Hollobaugh of Kittanning; two brothers, Jason Hollobaugh of Youngstown, Ohio, and Orvis Hollobaugh of Kittanning; a sister, Mary Lou Morales of Sagamore; a nephew who lived with J.R., Paul Troup of Salem, Ohio; and the mother of his children, Chris Hollobaugh.
He was preceded in death by his father, Donald Hollobaugh; and a sister, Linda Hollobaugh.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, May 16, 2013, at the Carson/Boyer Funeral Home Inc., 724 W. Main St., Rural Valley, Pa. (www.carsonboyer.com)
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 16, 2013, at the Carson/Boyer Funeral Home Inc. in Rural Valley, Pa., with the Rev. David MeNeeley officiating. Burial will take place in the Jerusalem Lutheran Cemetery in Wayne Township, Pa.
Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home.