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“Dear Jeff & Jana, I just wanted you to know that I pray for you both every day. I think of your often, and pray that your faith in God is helping...Read More »
1 of 100+ | Posted by: Susan & Mike Bragg - Carrollton, TX

“Jeff & Jana, I was deeply saddened to learn of your tragic loss. Life can be so cruel; it's just not fair. May you both find the strength to...Read More »
2 of 100+ | Posted by: Marc Scavo - Minneapolis, MN

“Jeff and Jana, I am so sorry for your loss. I can only pray that God will show you comfort and lead you through this terrible tragedy. You all...Read More »
3 of 100+ | Posted by: Aaron & Jennifer Hall - Keller, TX

“Dear Jana and Jeff, We had heard the news of a pharmaceutical rep for Ambien losing a child, and hoping that it wasn't you, I called Tiffany. We...Read More »
4 of 100+ | Posted by: Shawn & Kathryn Kyle - Austin, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. In His care, Matthew and Tammy Haney ”
5 of 100+ | Posted by: Tammy Haney - Frederick, CO

“Jeff, Jana and Kayla, We have been thinking of all of you and Colin so much over the past 3 weeks and our prayers and thoughts will continue to be...Read More »
6 of 100+ | Posted by: Linda Simon - Gary, IN

“Dear Jeff and Jana, You have displayed great strength and dignity for your children during this difficult time. You have honored Colin by your...Read More »
7 of 100+ | Posted by: Pam Clark - Pflugerville, TX

“Jeff, Jana, and Kayla, The Holst family is in our thoughts and prayers. I can not express enough how very sorry we are for your loss. Your family...Read More »
8 of 100+ | Posted by: Worth Anne & Aaron Herrell - TX

“Dear Holst Family- Please know that somehow, someway and by the Grace of God you do make it through this. I too lost my son in 2005 at almost 3...Read More »
9 of 100+ | Posted by: Sonia - San Antonio, TX

“May peace and love guide your family now and always. Please know that you all are lifted up in prayer each day. Love, Pat Shufelt ”
10 of 100+ | Posted by: Patricia M. Shufelt - Portland, TX

“We are so sorry for your loss. We pray that God's love, and His strength will sustain you. Much love, Tiffany and Wayne Brumley ”
11 of 100+ | Posted by: Tiffany Brumley - Austin, TX

“Jana, I am very sorry to hear of your loss. I have not seen you in a long time, but you are now in my daily prayers. My sister Ashley and I also...Read More »
12 of 100+ | Posted by: Marci Mokry Motes - Austin, TX

“Dear Jeff, I am so sorry to hear of your family's loss. My mother shared the tragic news after speaking with your mother. Your family is in my...Read More »
13 of 100+ | Posted by: Rebecca Malouin - East Lansing, MI

“We are so sorry for your loss, and please know that we will pray that God holds you all in the palm of his righteous right hand during this very...Read More »
14 of 100+ | Posted by: Bill and Sharon Pate - Aledo, TX

“We are thinking and praying for your family. People who dont know you are also thinking and praying for you. People far and wide have been...Read More »
15 of 100+ | Posted by: Jennifer Green - austin, TX

“You are in our thoughts and prayers. Our heartfelt prayers and sympathy are with you... ”
16 of 100+ | Posted by: Blair and Jessica Averyt - TX

“Jeff and Jana, You all are in our thoughts and prayers at this time of great loss. Our prayer is that our Heavenly Father will wrap you all in his...Read More »
17 of 100+ | Posted by: Joe and Sara (Averyt) Vaughan - TX

“Dear Holst family, We have not met. I want you to know that I am so sorry about the tragic loss of your child. Just know that his life was...Read More »
18 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathy Steffan - New Braunfels, TX

“Jana, Words cannot express how very sorry I am about the tragic loss of your precious son Colin. Know that you are and will continue to be in my...Read More »
19 of 100+ | Posted by: Karen Krupansky - Atlanta, GA

“Jana and Jeff, My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this very difficult time. I am so sad to hear of your loss. May God be with you...Read More »
20 of 100+ | Posted by: Stephanie Waterman - TX

“I have 5 grandchilren and I cannot imagine the depth of your pain. Above all else, know that it was not your fault. ”
21 of 100+ | Posted by: Ray Jordan - Austin, TX

“Dear Jana and Jeff, Our deepest sympathy to your family. May God give you strength needed in this difficult time. Your family is in our daily...Read More »
22 of 100+ | Posted by: Madhavi Nookala - Austin, TX

“Dear Jeff and Jana, I haven't stopped thinking about you and your loss since I heard the news of Colin's passing. My heart still aches for you. ...Read More »
23 of 100+ | Posted by: Shelley Reed - Austin, TX

“Jana & Jeff, I just wanted both of you and Kayla to know that you have constantly been in my thoughts and prayers over the last week. Jana -...Read More »
24 of 100+ | Posted by: Wendy Ridler - Franklin, TN

“Jeff, Jana & Kayla, We are so very sorry for the tragic loss of Colin, he was a beautiful and very loved little boy. You are in our thoughts and...Read More »
25 of 100+ | Posted by: Steve & Karen Noffsinger - TX

“Colin is a beautiful spirit. The world was lucky to have him for a little while. We are so sorry for your loss. ”
26 of 100+ | Posted by: Jim & Sharon Hornfischer - Austin, TX

“Jana and Jeff, You have been in my constant thoughts and prayers. I will continue to pray for God to provide you strength now and forever. ”
27 of 100+ | Posted by: Anna Marie Hannes - Mission, TX

“Dear Holst family, I had the pleasure of teaching Kayla in TUMC Sunday school with my son Ryan and often see you in the hallways. Please know that...Read More »
28 of 100+ | Posted by: Lindsay Maresh - Austin, TX

“To the Holst family, I am a mom of two and can't think of anything harder. I will pray for Colin and your family during this time of sorrow. ...Read More »
29 of 100+ | Posted by: Carolyn Jarosz - Mount Prospect, IL

“Jeff, Jana, and Kayla, Much love, strength, and peace to you all! We miss our "little man", but Colin will always be in our hearts. Faith, hope,...Read More »
30 of 100+ | Posted by: Sarah Druebert - Austin, TX

“Jana, Jeff, and Kayla, We are so sorry about Colin. He was such a great kid and have sweetest smiles. He always called Christopher "hello, buddy". ...Read More »
31 of 100+ | Posted by: Linghui Wu - Austin, TX

“I am so very saddened to hear of your loss. Our Prayers are with you. Kathy, Bob, Morgan and Ellis Graves ”
32 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathy Graves - Austin, TX

“Jeff, Jana and Kayla - Ricky and I were so sorry to hear about little Colin. We just wanted to let you know that your family is in our thoughts...Read More »
33 of 100+ | Posted by: Anne and Ricky Wolfean - Houston, TX

“To the Holst Family: We extend our deep sorrow for your loss. Little Colin was clearly a joy - a gift from heaven. The Holst Family is in our...Read More »
34 of 100+ | Posted by: Eileen Hayden - Austin, TX

“We are saddened by your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. ”
35 of 100+ | Posted by: Dr. Damaso Oliva Jr., Family, and Staff - TX

“Jana and Jeff, Our deepest sympathy to your family. May God give you strength needed in this difficult time. ”
36 of 100+ | Posted by: Tricia & Curtis Cantwell - TX

“Hello. You don't know me- I am a friend of Kelly Dunn's in NM- Please know that I have been lifting you and yours up to God. Your story has made...Read More »
37 of 100+ | Posted by: Joni Manus - Rio Rancho, NM

“Dear Jeff and Jana, Your family is constantly in our thoughts and prayers. Please know that your Michigan family is here for you and loves you...Read More »
38 of 100+ | Posted by: Jane Ammeson - Benton Harbor, MI

“Jana, Jeff, and Kayla, I'm so sorry about Colin--I didn't find out till Tuesday afternoon, so couldn't attend his services. He was such a great kid...Read More »
39 of 100+ | Posted by: Donna Downey (Wiemann) - Lakeway, TX

“Dear Judy, Dale and all of the family, What a beautiful picture of Colin - his smile and sweet face seem to glow. I have no words to express my...Read More »
40 of 100+ | Posted by: Elizabeth Tinney Wilson - TX

“To the Holst Family: We are so sorry for the loss of your beautiful little boy, we learned of his passing from our dear friend Nancy. Please know...Read More »
41 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathy Radenbaugh - McKinney, TX

“To the Family of Colin: I heard about Colin from Marianne Mansour, a dear friend of mine. I just want you to know that I have kept you all in my...Read More »
42 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathleen Anderson - Austin, TX

“Dear Jeff & Jana, I know y'all from the days when we worked together at Tivoli on the PI team a long time ago. When I first read the story about...Read More »
43 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathryn Cothern - TX

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your beautiful family. I am so saddened by your terrible loss. ”
44 of 100+ | Posted by: Jenine Beckel - San Antonio, TX

“Judy and Family,I am so sorry to hear about your loss. No words can express I'm sure how you are feeling. Know that our prayers are with you and for...Read More »
45 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathy Moody Gaines - TX

“Jana,Jeff,Judy,Gary and Dale, We would like to express our deep sorrow for your loss of Colin. He was such a beautiful child and I enjoyed taking...Read More »
46 of 100+ | Posted by: John and Rhonda Ward - TX

“Jeff we are so sorry to hear about Colin. We will keep you and your family in our thaughts and prayers We remember you and the red towel when you...Read More »
47 of 100+ | Posted by: Barbara Bruneel - Roswell, GA

“Dear Holst Family, We are so sorry for your loss. We do not know you personally, but are also members of Lifetime and wish to extend our thoughts...Read More »
48 of 100+ | Posted by: Loretta Cowen - Austin, TX

“Judy, our prayers go out to you and your family. Sonny and Carmen ”
49 of 100+ | Posted by: Sonny Gonzalez - Bishop, TX

“Although we have never met, my prayers go out to your entire family. May God bless you and Colin as he is resting peacefully. ”
50 of 100+ | Posted by: Robyn Martinez - Pinecrest, FL

“I feel I have known you all for so long through joyce and my mother (bert). I want you to know that I think of all of you often and your family(ies)...Read More »
51 of 100+ | Posted by: kelly kevin madeline and molly dunn - NM

“The Holst Family, Words cannot describe my heartfelt sympathy for the loss of your precious son. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers during...Read More »
52 of 100+ | Posted by: Dee Davis - McKinney, TX

“Judy and family, Words are inadequate to express our sadness for your loss. We pray that the love and support of friends and family will give you...Read More »
53 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathy and Terry Parmley - Austin, TX

“Jana and family, I cannot imagine your grief now, sadness even beyond tears I am sure. You are each in my prayers. ”
54 of 100+ | Posted by: Jeffrey M. Benzick - San Antonio, TX

“Jeff, Jana, and Kayla, We are BEYOND heartbroken for you guys. How such a thing can happen to two wonderful parents and a loving family like...Read More »
55 of 100+ | Posted by: Shannon Cowen - Lakeway, TX

“Dear Jana, Judy, and family, I was so sorry to hear of the loss of your precious Colin. What a beautiful boy! May you find strength, faith, and...Read More »
56 of 100+ | Posted by: Dawn (Kaler) Schuenemann - TX

“To Colin's Family, I have prayed and mourned for you all everyday since I read about Colin in the paper...My heart cries for your loss. One of my...Read More »
57 of 100+ | Posted by: Audra Houtz - Gerogetown, TX

“Dear Parents,Grandparents and Family I send my deepest sympathy to each of you as you struggle to adjust to this very immense loss. I hold you in...Read More »
58 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandra Bear Langham - Denver, CO

“I cannot imagine the anguish and loss that you're all feeling now. What a cute little guy! He must have been a treasure. There's no way to...Read More »
59 of 100+ | Posted by: Claudia True - Overland Park, KS

“Jana, We cannot begin to express how deeply sorry we are for you and your families loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and our prayers. ”
60 of 100+ | Posted by: Dr. Hernandez, Gina,and Bonnie - TX

“Jana, Jeff and Kayla - our prayers are with you during this trying time. We all love you so much and pray that God will give you the strength that...Read More »
61 of 100+ | Posted by: Alicia Cavada - Corpus Christi, TX

“I am deeply sorry for your loss and pray for you and your family to have the strength to get you through this very difficult period. ”
62 of 100+ | Posted by: Scott Binnion - Houston, TX

“Dear Jana and Jeff, Words cannot even begin to say how deeply sorry I am. You and your family are in my prayers. With my deepest sympathy, ...Read More »
63 of 100+ | Posted by: Becky Alaniz - McAllen, TX

“Jeff, Jana and Kayla. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Words cannot express how sorry we are for your loss. Evan loved playing with Colin at...Read More »
64 of 100+ | Posted by: Fonseca Family - Austin, TX

“Our prayers and sympathy go out to the family and friends of Colin ”
65 of 100+ | Posted by: Dan & Clare Kaiser - Houston, TX

“Jana, We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family. We will not be able to attend the service, but will have all of you...Read More »
66 of 100+ | Posted by: Larry & Lisa Shafer - San Antonio, TX

“Remeber That who live in the heard of other never die.My deepest sympathy ”
67 of 100+ | Posted by: Aj Haque - MISSOURI CITY, TX

“Jana, Jeff & Kayla, Words cannot express how sorry we are you are going through this tragedy. Please lean on God and trust that he will be with you...Read More »
68 of 100+ | Posted by: Matt, Dee, & Trent Evans - Bishop, TX

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. During this tragic time of loss and confusion, know that across the united states we are all thinking of you...Read More »
69 of 100+ | Posted by: Doug Draucker - glen allen, VA

“Our prayers are with you and your family. ”
70 of 100+ | Posted by: Van Morris - Texarkana, AR

“Our prayers are with you. ”
71 of 100+ | Posted by: bill lodwick - austin, TX

“Jana, Jeff, and Kayla, I know you from Dr. Baker's office, and our paths have crossed at Primrose. Our family was terribly saddened by hearing of...Read More »
72 of 100+ | Posted by: Kimberly McKay - Austin, TX

“My heart hurts for you all. Judy, you gave me strength when I lost my Mike.I hope you can find some of that strength return to you in knowing that...Read More »
73 of 100+ | Posted by: Faye Stone - Corpus Christi, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss. ”
74 of 100+ | Posted by: Scott Bursik - McKinney, TX

“I am so very very sorry. I hope this poem can be of some solace. Death is nothing at all I have only slipped away into the next room I am I...Read More »
75 of 100+ | Posted by: Sam Bond - Austin, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss, please know that your are being lifted up each and every day. God promises that when we are not strong enough he will...Read More »
76 of 100+ | Posted by: Judi Turman - McKinney, TX

“DearFamily, Words cnnot express how my heart aches for all of you. My prayer is for God to wrap his loving arms around you and comfort you as only...Read More »
77 of 100+ | Posted by: Carolyn Taylor - Bishop, TX

“Jeff & Jana, Philip called me today and let me know about Colin. The news comes as a shock and I just keep thinking of all of the smiling photos...Read More »
78 of 100+ | Posted by: Debbie LaPenta - Austin, TX

“Jeff and Jana and Kayla: We are celebrating Colin's short but very happy and very full life with you today. Thank you for including us in the...Read More »
79 of 100+ | Posted by: Lee & Christine Simmons - Austin, TX

“To Colin's Family No words can describe how deeply saddened we both are for your loss. We regret not being able to attend Colin's farewell, but...Read More »
80 of 100+ | Posted by: Lawrence & Debbie Suggs - TX

“To Colin's Big Sister Kayla, You must feel very sad and confused right now. You no longer have your brother(and dearest friend)as far as this world...Read More »
81 of 100+ | Posted by: Madonna Reagan-Thomas - Hewitt, TX

“Our dear friend Nancy Morton has kindly shared with us your unbelievable loss. Our hearts go out to you and your family and we will keep you in your...Read More »
82 of 100+ | Posted by: Marcie Williams - McKinney, TX

“Dear Holst family, We also learned of your loss through an old friend, Nancy Morton. Just by looking at Colin's face, I can see that this world is...Read More »
83 of 100+ | Posted by: Chris and Lori Leinart - Boston, MA

“Jana and Jeff, It has been many, many years since our paths have crossed. Jana, you are a big part of my memories growing up and I think of you...Read More »
84 of 100+ | Posted by: Celena Cavazos Vinson - Pearland, TX

“Jeff & Jana, We are shocked and deeply saddened at this tragic loss. We deeply regret not being able to be with you in your time of grief. Know we...Read More »
85 of 100+ | Posted by: Harry & Gillian Jarvis - CA

“Heartfelt condolences to your family. We are members at the gym & are deeply sadden by your loss. We have made a contribution to St. Peter upon...Read More »
86 of 100+ | Posted by: Gautham & Zelda Kamath - Austin, TX

“Jeff, I am so sorry for your tragic loss. You and your family are in our prayers. Cathy Riely and family (BJ alumni) ”
87 of 100+ | Posted by: Cathy Riely - Austin, TX

“So sad to read about Colin. A beautiful child! Our prayer is that God will wrap His loving arms around and keep you all in His care for now and...Read More »
88 of 100+ | Posted by: Linda Moore Williams (class of 1962) - TX

“My thoughts are with your family at this difficult time. Sincerely, Tammy Sokol ”
89 of 100+ | Posted by: Tammy Sokol - Austin, TX

“Jeff, Jana, and family I was deeply saddened to hear the news and I can't imagine what you must be going through. I wish I could be there to offer...Read More »
90 of 100+ | Posted by: Jeff Scaparra - Washington, DC

“Jeff, Jana and Kayla, Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers... Love, Barbara, Jeff and Tara ”
91 of 100+ | Posted by: The Chumbley Family - Lakeway, TX

“Our sincerest condolences to the entire family. Our prayers are always with you. ”
92 of 100+ | Posted by: Raymond Samaniego - Portland, TX

“Jana, Although we have never met, Lori always talks about you. Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. We pray that the Lord is with you and...Read More »
93 of 100+ | Posted by: Anna Velasco-Neaves - San Antonio, TX

“God Bless you duringthis time!! We wish we could of met Colin under different circumstances. Your have ausch a strong and loving family, Lean on...Read More »
94 of 100+ | Posted by: Viviana - Austin, TX

“We too just received word of your loss from our dear friend Nancy Morton. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult...Read More »
95 of 100+ | Posted by: The Cates family - Woodinville, WA

“Jana, No words can describe how deeply saddened we all are for you and your family at the loss of Colin. Out deepest sympathies go out to all of...Read More »
96 of 100+ | Posted by: Austin Pain Associates - Austin, TX

“Jana, I cannot begin to express how deeply sorry I am for you and your families loss. You and your family will be in my thoughts and in my prayers. ”
97 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandy Gracia - San Antonio, TX

“May the Lord lift you through your pain and find comfort in knowing that your little angel is back home with Him. Our prayers are with your entire...Read More »
98 of 100+ | Posted by: Nancy Brignoni - sanofi-aventis, NJ

“Karen, Joyce, Jeff, Jana and Family, Marcus and I are deeply saddned by your loss. There are no words that can express our sympathy. Know that...Read More »
99 of 100+ | Posted by: Katharine and Marcus Barrera - TX

“Dearest Jeff,Jana and Darling Kayla: We are grieving with you for your loss. Colin is a precious angel with an everlasting spirit. I know your...Read More »
100 of 100+ | Posted by: Scott, Allison, Shelby and Sydney Sperling - TX


Colin Krogh Holst Colin Krogh Holst, 4 ½ years old, died on Saturday, June 14, 2008. He was born on September 2, 2003, in Austin, Texas, to Jeffrey Krogh Holst and Jana Dalene Holst. Colin graduated from Pre-Kindergarten at Primrose School of Bee Caves. He and his family are members of Tarrytown United Methodist Church. Colin loved playing video games and watching T.V., playing with his sister and his friends, going to the beach, the pool, and the park. He loved sports of all kinds --- especially soccer, basketball, and football. He loved to run and was very fast! Colin is preceded in death by his great-grandparents, LaVena Harden, LaVerne Wolter, Carroll Ammeson, and Arthur Krogh Holst. He is survived by his parents, Jeffrey and Jana Holst; big sister, Kayla Holst; grandparents, Dale Wolter, Gary and Judy Stevens, Leonard Krogh Holst, Tom and Joyce Flint; great-grandparents, Roy and Betty Harden, Lawrence Wolter, Edith Ammeson, Luella Holst; loving aunts, Lori (Brian) Long, and Karen Holst; cousins, Blaike and Wesley Long; and many second cousins. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, June 16, 2008, at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 17, 2008, at Tarrytown United Methodist Church, 2601 Exposition Blvd. Interment will follow at Austin Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Tarrytown United Methodist Church or to the charity of your choice. Obituary and guestbook online at wcfish.com