John I. Holt, Jr.

January 31, 1933September 24, 2018

John I. Holt, Jr., 85, of Shepherdsville, passed away on Monday, September 24, 2018.  John was a retired employee of LG&E where he worked for over 38 years, and served in the U. S. Army during the Korean Conflict.  He was preceded in death by his parents, John I. and Frances Holt.  John is survived by his loving wife, Kathy Hardin Holt; two sons, John Alan (Katrina) and Roger Craig (Lisa) Holt; grandchildren, Monica C. Holt, Anthony Holt (Jessica), Whitney Hodges (Josh), and Wade Alan Holt; great grandchildren, Avery and Easton Holt, Josie and Lyndi Hodges; a brother-in-law, Norris Hardin; along with a host of nieces and nephews.  Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in Highland Memory Gardens.  Friends may visit from 1 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and after 11 a.m. until time of service on Wednesday.


I am very sorry for your loss. May the many happy memories you shared together be of comfort to you. And may you find hope in "the God of all comfort" (2 Cor. 1:3,4) and in His promise to soon reverse 'all tears, pain and even death' (Rev. 21:4). Please accept my condolences.