Hugh “Bud” Leslie Holbrook

July 4, 1922 – February 9, 2018

Bud was born in Marietta, Oklahoma on July 4, 1922, the oldest of 10 children. He served with the 331st Infantry during World War II where he received the Purple Heart for injuries rendered in Germany. He returned home and relocated to Salinas, CA to be with his family where he met his wife of 66 years, Dessa Lynn. They were married in Reno, NV and eventually made their home in Odessa, TX for over 40 years then moved to Flagstaff, AZ to be with family in 2005.

He loved fishing, hunting, gardening, tractors and family. He is survived by his daughter Gwin Filleman and Jerry of Flagstaff. Grandchildren, Jeff Filleman and Vilena of Omaha, NE; Dan Filleman and Caitlin of Denver, CO; Holly Tullis and Brandyn of Flagstaff; Dixie Callan and Tanner of Flagstaff; 2 brothers and 2 sisters and 10 Great Grandchildren.

Services will be held Monday, February 19 at 10:00am at Norvel Owens Mortuary.