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Laura Frances Holden Obituary


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“Fred, Remembering Laura and what great holiday times we all had as kids. As a child, she was always full of laughter and joy, and made our visits...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Linda Zia - Brookings, OR

“I wish to pass my condolences on to Laura's brother and family. Laura and I were friends for many years and we had many fun times together. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Jennifer Meraz - Stockton, CA

“Freddie, Our condolences to you and your family. She is happy with Sandy, your mom and your dad now. Gordon and Dwight Rose Erma DeCarli ...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Gordon Rose - Stockton, CA

“Laura, Even though we did not see each other often we knew our friendship was a forever thing. I will miss you very much! Say hi to my Mom. She...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Sharon Scollard - Stockton, CA

“Sending love and prayers to the family of Laura. I remember her from junior high and high school as always being funny and extremely happy. I have...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Christine Wilson (Garrow) - WA


Laura Frances Holden, a lifelong Stockton resident, died on October 7, 2010, due to heart failure. She was 54. A fourth-generation native Californian, she was born in Stockton on September 26, 1956, to Frederick D. Holden, Sr. and Sarah F. Holden. She graduated from Lincoln High School and San Joaquin Delta College and was employed by local businesses in administrative and customer relations positions. Laura was profoundly devoted to her family and pets and was widely admired for her cooking, crafts and homemaking skills. Her parents and her sister, Sandra Holden, are deceased. She is survived by her brother Frederick Holden, Jr., sister-in-law Patricia Holden, niece Elizabeth Holden and nephew Andrew Holden, all of Belvedere, California, by her cousins, Jeffrey Holden of San Jose, Virginia Becker of Los Gatos and Linda Zia of Bookings, Oregon, and by her aunt Janet Holden of Stockton. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 10 a.m. at Stockton Rural Cemetery, and visitation will be on October 18 at DeYoung Shoreline Chapel, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.