Mr. Holdeman died Thursday, June 28, 2001, at his home.
He was born Sept. 14, 1920, in Clements, the son of Reuben K. and Anna Emma Augusta (Ludwig) Holdeman.
He worked for Chase County School District in maintenance for 13 years. He was a member of Zeredetha Masonic Lodge and American Legion, Cotton Falls.
He married Arliss M. Donart Sept. 19, 1947, in Princeton. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include a daughter, Margaret Anne Holdeman, Lawrence; a brother, John, Grove, Okla.; and a sister, Margaret B. Inlow, Florence.
A son, Arthur Jr., died earlier.
The family suggests memorials to Chase County Emergency Medical Service, sent in care of Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home, 201 Cherry, Cottonwood Falls 66845.