Age 86 of Roseburg, OR, passed away at her home on Thursday, October 24, 2013. Patricia was born on May 5, 1927 in Norman, OK to Roy and Inez Martin. She married Robert D. Holm on June 18, 1955, in Roseburg, OR. She worked for the Oregon State Employment Office for many years. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and Order of the Eastern Star #8. Patricia was a kind and loving wife and mother. She liked to sew, cook and do needlepoint. She loved her rhododendrons and azaleas and always had a beautiful yard and garden. Most important was her family. They always came first.
Patricia is survived by her husband of 58 years, Robert D. Holm; son: Kurt (Becky) Holm; daughters: Kelly (Randy) Farmer; Susan (Larry) James; and Lynn James; ten grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
The family would like to thank all the caregivers, to numerous to mention, who took such good care of Pat and Mercy Hospice (Diana and Jackie). We couldn’t have made this journey without you. Very special thanks to Chris Pollard, our close family friend who was there for all of us at anytime.
A memorial service is set for Saturday, November 2, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Melrose Community Church. Pastor Mike Ruyle will be officiating.
God has her in his arms; we have her in our hearts.