Jesse H. Holtz, age 67, and a former Conrad resident, died of cancer Feb. 7 in Eugene, Ore.
  Holtz was born Jan. 1940 in Shelby, the son of Harold and Sarah (Libby) Holtz.
  A homebuilder, he joined the United States Air Force where he was a jet mechanic in the Stra­tegic Air Command.
  He married Evelyn Knapp on July 2, 1965 in Eugene.
  He is survived by his wife; daughters Tammy Bredeson, Beaverton, Ore., and Denise Wil­liam, Norfolk, Va.; sis­ters, Della Browning, Bellevue, Wash.,  Judy  Erman, Oregon, Sharon “Cooky” Holtz, Newman Lake, Wash., and Debbie Andrews, Eugene.
  He is also survived by five grandchildren.
  He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Monica Painter.