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Ola Belle Kostelnik

Mount Ida, AR, 1930 - 2022

Ola Belle Kostelnik, 92, of Mount Ida, Ark., passed away, Sunday, December 11, 2022, in Hot Springs. She was born October 8, 1930, to Edgar Washington and Era Caldonia (Forbes) Black. She was married to George Kostelnik, Sr. on December 3, 1976. She is preceded in death by both of her parents, her husband, George on June 23, 2016, brothers, William E. "Bill" Black Harold "Sandy" Black, sisters, Era Goodner, Druzelle Jenkins and Alta Garner, and son Buck Moudy.
Ola Belle (Polly) is survived by her son, Mike Moudy (Jane) and grandson, Eric Moudy, stepson, George Kostelnik, Jr. (Deyon), granddaughter, Kelli McEntire (Rusty), great-grandchildren, Bently and Beckham, stepdaughter, Dena Bolk, step grandson, Brandon Tabor, and a special friend, Maureen Tanner.
Visitation will be Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 5-7 p.m., at Thornton Funeral Home Chapel. Service will be Thursday, December 15, 2022, 2 p.m., at First Baptist Church of Mount Ida with Bro. Bill Ashburn officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Montgomery County Nursing Home Auxiliary Thrift Store and/or Stanley-Standridge Cemetery Fund c/o Louie Dean P.O. Box 331 Mount Ida, Ark.
Arrangements are under the direction of Thornton Funeral Service in Mt. Ida. Guest register at

Published December 14, 2022