- March 19, 1931 - September 24, 2011
- Kissimmee, Florida
of Dorothy's Passing
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“To Art: I am so sorry for your loss. You and your wife were such good neighbors. Even though I did not see you often, it is always a pleasure when...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Mary Yonkers - St. Petersburg, FL
“My Prayers are with you Art, Melody Gardens has lost a wonderful friend.
2 of 22 | Posted by: Angela Rippolone - St Petersburg, FL
“My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
3 of 22 | Posted by: Janeen Coleman - clayton, DE
“Dot, You left us to soon. I will miss you and think of you everyday. I have so many wonderful memories. We had many fun family trips, growing up...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Barbara - Kissimmee, FL
“We were so saddened to hear about Dot's passing. We will always remember the pleasant luncheon dates that we shared with Dot. You are in our...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Louise and Tom McGreal - FL
“Dear Art & Family: We are sorry to hear of Dot's passing. We send our deepest condolances to you at this difficult time. She was a wonderful...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Kirby & Pat Applin - Sydney
“We are so sorry for your loss. Our family will be praying for all of you. May God's comfort be with you. Michelle & family
7 of 22 | Posted by: Michelle Hofstee - Fort Pierce, FL
“Art, You and your family are in our prayers. We were blessed to have been able to call Dot our friend. Sincerely your Solivita neighbors...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Joe and Gabby Thomas - Poinciana, FL
“Dear Art & Family, Dot was such a kind and caring person with an infectious laugh. Our thoughts & prayers are with you at this difficult time. You...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Tom & Carolyn Weaver - Rockaway, NJ
“Art, I was saddened by the news of your loss,thinking of you and hoping all the loving memories of Dorothy will, in time,bring you comfort and peace.
10 of 22 | Posted by: Winifred Griffiths - New York, NY
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
11 of 22 | Posted by: Joan Jordan,Charles Fleming - FL
“Dear Art and Family So sorry to hear of Dot's passing , she was a wonderful person. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. God Bless.
12 of 22 | Posted by: Terry & Richard Boutilier - FL
“Art we are so sorry about Dot. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
13 of 22 | Posted by: Tom & Doris Matheny - Paducah, KY
“Just to let you know we are thinking of you at this sad time.
14 of 22 | Posted by: Irma & Jim MacDonald - Dartmouth
“DOROTHY WILL BE MISSED BY HER MANY FRIENDS IN MELODY GARDENS, ST PETERSBURG, FLORIDA.
15 of 22 | Posted by: MELODY GARDENS - ST. PETERSBURG, KS
“dear Art, I offer you and your family my sincerest sympathy. We have lots of great memories together! Will be in touch soon. Roger and Jeanne
16 of 22 | Posted by: roger desrosier - FL
“Denise, please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.
17 of 22 | Posted by: Carol McLeod - Winter Park, FL
“Sweetheart, You are the light of my life, the reason for my existence. Only your most precious gift, our children, will help sustain me thru this...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Arthur Holmes - DE
“Chase and Caitlyn lost a wonderful Grandma. We will all miss her. Grandpa John
19 of 22 | Posted by: John D Hoshor - Ft. Myers, FL
“Mom - you will be dearly missed. You were a wonderful Mother and Grandmother and your memories will live on forever. You meant so much to our family...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Denise - Clermont, FL
“We will miss you at the family get togethers and the reliving of times past - the goodies, the genealogy, the Cape Cod visits, the Florida visits,...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Pat and Mal Chase - Middlebury, VT
“Dear Mom, You have been and always will be one of the most important people in my life, even though now, my Love for you will have to be shared...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Richard Holmes - Wilmington, DE
Dorothy (Chase) Holmes, age 80, died on Saturday, September 24, 2011 in Kissimmee, Florida, after a short illness. Born in Waltham, MA, Dorothy was a long time resident of Brandywine Hundred and she became a permanent resident of Florida in 2008. She was a graduate of Boston University School of Nursing. She also served in hospitals in Connecticut, Hawaii and Pennsylvania. She was involved in many volunteer activities while living in Delaware. Dorothy spent many summers vacationing with her family and her extended family in Chatham and E. Harwich, Cape Cod. Dorothy is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Arthur J. Holmes. She is also survived by her sister, Barbara Coleman and her husband Robert of Kissimmee, FL and her brother, Malcolm Chase and his wife Pat of Middlebury, VT. She will be dearly missed by her son Richard and his wife Brenda of Wilmington; two daughters, Cynthia of Wilmington and Denise and her husband John of Clermont, FL; and her two grandchildren, Chase and Caitlyn. You are invited to attend Dorothy's funeral service on Tuesday, October 4th at 11 am at BRANDYWINE VALLEY FUNERAL CARE, BEESON CHAPEL, 412 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809. Family will begin to receive guests starting at 10 am. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions, to the ARC of Delaware, 2 S. Augustine St. # B, Wilmington, DE 19804-2504. www.brandywinevalleyfc.com
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