Sarah Black Holstein
November 12, 1943 – January 9, 2017
Sarah Black Holstein, age 73, of Conowingo, MD passed away peacefully on Monday, January 9, 2017.
Sarah was born and raised in Wilmington, DE and was the daughter of the late Robert W. and Clara (Rosiak) Moore. She later moved to Ohio where she lived for 30 years while raising her family. After her husband’s passing in 2002, Sarah went to live with her youngest sister, Merrie and her husband, Tom in Conowingo, MD.
Tender-hearted and kind, she adored animals of all kinds, especially her late canine companion, Ginger. Sarah enjoyed completing word searches in her leisure time. Above all else, she was happiest in the company of her family and friends and will be very dearly missed.
In addition to her parents, Sarah was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore “Slick” Holstein. She is survived her children, David Holstein, Brian Holstein, Robert Holstein and Theodore Holstein, Jr., all of Cleveland, OH; brothers, Robert Moore, who she raised as her own and Millard Moore; sisters, Roberta Cook, Beth Curley, Pamela Robertson, Rainie Nash, April Stevens and Merrie Moore; 12 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Monday morning, January 16, 2017 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE where a funeral service will be held at at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Green Hill Cemetery, 3112 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE.