Michael Robert "Bob" Holinko of 1438 Terbury Rd., passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018, at the Jones Memorial Hospital, following an illness.
Bob was born on August 7, 1930 in Dover, NJ and was a son of Michael and Helen Chipko Holinko. On April 4, 1987 in Denville, NJ, he married his wife of 30 years, Reta J. Goodridge, who survives.
Bob worked as a master carpenter in Denville, NJ for 20 years before going to work for the City of Denville, NJ in the Public Works Department in the Water Department, where he was a foreman. He worked there for over 25 years, retiring in 1992. Bob served in the US Navy Reserves for 4 years. He and his wife moved to Alfred Station in 2001. Bob enjoyed boating, building model boats and airplanes, and traveling with his wife throughout the country in their motor home. He loved the Jersey Shore and the ocean.
Along with his loving wife, Bob is survived by; 3 children, Michael A. (Colleen) Holinko of Neeses, SC, Lynne J. (Tom) Copeland of Point Pleasant Beach, NJ and Jeffrey W. Holinko of Florida; 10 grandchildren, William, Judith, Christine, Craig, Vanessa, Trina, Shirlynn, Joshua, Andrew, and Nicole; and many great grandchildren.
Bob was predeceased by; 1 son, Andrew J. Holinko in 2007.
At Bob's request, there will be no public visitation or memorial services. Arrangements are under the direction of the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home, Inc., #646 E. State Street, Olean. Online condolences may be made by clicking the button above.
In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to the Alfred Station Fire Department, 623 State Route 244, Alfred Station, New York 14803.