Obituary of Herbert Holden
HOLDEN, Herbert “Herbie” –
Passed away peacefully at Dearness Home on Wednesday, March 21st, 2018, Herbie Holden in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Jean Holden for 65 years. Loving father of late Michael, Gerry and David. Cherished grandfather of Sherry-Lee, Carol-Lynn, Gerard, David, Caelan, Holly, Steven, Shauna, Keira, Michael, Coulter, Emma, the late Brandan, his 18 great-grandchildren and his 1 great-great-grandchild. Dear brother of John, Mary, Ellen (Brian), Robert (Ann), Ann (Don), William (Deirdre), Paul and Anthony (Gladys). Herbie will be fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends both in Canada and Northern Ireland. He was a true friend to all who knew him. Jean and the family would like to thank the staff of Dearness Home, 3rd Floor – Forest Glen for the compassion and care they gave Herbie. Visitors will be received at John T. Donohue Funeral Home, 362 Waterloo Street at King Street, on Friday, March 23rd, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 o’clock. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Justin’s Church, 855 Jalna Boulevard, on Saturday morning at 11 o’clock. Cremation to follow. Donations to Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.