Charlotte F. Holcomb, Janesville, WI (1928-2014)
December 9, 1928 - August 5, 2014
Charlotte F. Holcomb, age 85, a lifelong Janesville resident, passed away early Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, at Cedar Crest Health Center. She was born Dec. 9, 1928, in Janesville, the daughter of the late Carl and June (Burrington) Steindl. Charlotte started dancing at the age of 2 1/2, and made it her career. She graduated from Janesville High School with the Class of 1947, and received a Dance Teaching Degree from Gladys Height School of Dancing in Chicago, IL. She opened Charlotte's School of Dance upon returning to Janesville, and enjoyed teaching hundreds of students during her career. She was married to Donald F. Holcomb in January, 1951. He preceded her in death on June 4, 1983.
Charlotte is survived by her two children, Steven Holcomb and Christine (George) Kellett, both of Janesville; three grandsons: Jared Holcomb, Jason Holcomb, and Bill Holcomb; two great-grandchildren; and several cousins. Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her dear Grandpa Burrington.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at the WHITCOMB-LYNCH FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, with Rev. Jerry Amstutz officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday from 10 until 11 AM at the FUNERAL HOME.
Charlotte's family would like to extend their sincerest gratitude to the staffs of Agrace Hospice Care and Cedar Crest for their compassion, support, and wonderful care given to
Charlotte in her final weeks.
Whitcomb-Lynch Funeral Home & Cremation Services
21 S. Austin Rd., (608)752-2444