Winchester Press – obit – Amy Florence Holmes
Amy Florence Holmes
Amy Florence Holmes (nee Adams) passed awaypeacefully on Sat., Sept. 27, 2008. She was 85.
She was the beloved wife of Irwin Holmes. She was the dear motherof Mary Lou Greenaway, Clara (George) Edwardson, Brenda (David)Simpson, and Kenton (Laurie Ann) Holmes. She was the loved grandmotherof Elizabeth, Rob, Kate, Kirk, Natalie, Leslie, Craig, Amy, Jennie,Kaila, Ryan, Sheldon, and Meaghan. She will be missed by her twelvegreat-grandchildren. She is survived by her brother Earle (Inez)Adams, and sisters-in-law Linda Adams, Von and Mary Holmes, andbrother-in-law Robert (Helen) Holmes. She was predeceased by sisterOlive and brothers Basil, Stuart, and Gerald.
The family will receive friends at the Winchester Funeral Homeon Wed., Oct. 1 from 1 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The funeral servicewill be held at Winchester Springs United Church on Thurs., Oct.2 at 1 pm, followed by interment at Maple Ridge Cemetery in Chesterville.
Donations to the Parkinson’s Society or Winchester Springs UnitedChurch would be appreciated.