Officer Paul Holobinka
NYPD Transit Police
New York, NY
Date of Death: April 6, 2019
Years of Service: 11
Duty Status: Retired
Officer Holobinka died by suicide on April 6, 2019. He served the New York Police Department Transit Authority as a police officer for 11 years retiring in 1993 after being injured on the job.
Paul enjoyed to play golf, and belonged to a local golf group called “The Mulligans”. He also enjoyed his trips to the horse racing track to watch and wager on the horses. He was a big fan of the New York Yankees, as well. In retirement he worked on his golf game and cultivated a love for working in his garden and culinary skills cooking meals for his family.
Paul loved life, which he showed in his love of his family and friends. A love that was returned easily because of his happy, fun loving personality. Paul was survived by his wife, Carol, his mother, sisters and brothers, daughter, two step children and six grandchildren who all miss him greatly.
Our thanks to Officer Holobinka, for his years of faithful service to his city and to his wife, Carol for allowing us to share his tribute.