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John E. Holston III

March 15, 1959 - January 8, 2023
Racine, WI



Saturday, May 6, 2023
11:00 AM CDT
Calvary Garden Crypts
2510 Kinzie Ave.
Racine, WI 53405

Life Story / Obituary



RACINE- John E. Holston III, passed away unexpectedly at home on January 8, 2023. John was born in Racine, Wisconsin on March 15, 1959, to the late John and Ruth (Peppers) Holston Jr.

He was active in sports-baseball and football at St. Bonaventure High School. John graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) Business Administration and Management in 1982. He pursued his passion of financial management and investments, retiring from US Bank as a Trust Officer Account Manager. John enjoyed travel, gathering with relatives, and was an avid reader. His smart wit is missed.

John is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents- John and Alberta Holston Sr., maternal grandparents-Northern and Jimmie Peppers, and parents-John Edward and Ruth (nee: Peppers) Holston Jr., uncle Northern Peppers Jr., aunts Magnolia (Lloyd/Peppers) Anderson, Henrene (Peppers) Edwards, and Mary (Peppers) Carr. He is survived by his uncles Frank (Lois Morrisey) Peppers, Larry Peppers, John (Janet) Peppers, and beloved cousins and friends.

A Memorial service and interment celebrating John's life will be held Saturday, May 6, 2023, 11:00 AM at Calvary Garden Crypts, 2510 Kinzie Ave.