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Deloris F. Holman

Deloris Fern Holman, age 95, of Brainerd.

She was born on May 2, 1917, in Pine River to Clarence and Vera (Hardy) Jackson. She married Lawrence Holman on Dec. 25, 1938.

Deloris worked for the Brainerd Dispatch and Fran’s Tot Shop.

She enjoyed quilting and was an avid reader; she liked to travel and was a member of the Women’s Ministries at the Heritage Assemblies of God Church where she was active in the Birthday Card Ministry for over 25 years and also a member of the prayer chain.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Lawrence; sister, Joyce Peterson; two nephews, Randy and Terry Peterson.

She will be deeply missed by daughters, Jill (Jerry) Rivers, Jaci (Jon) Main; grandchildren, Brent (Andria) Rivers, Autumn (James) Hunter; step grandchildren, David (Amy) Main, Cathy (Lowell) Reither, Debra (Steve) West; 12 great-grandchildren; siblings, Pat (Sam) Hillman of Lombard, Ill., Carol (Lloyd) Engebretson, of Elmhurst, Ill.

Funeral service will be held on Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Edgewood Vista in Brainerd with visitation one hour prior to service.

Interment will take place at Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd.

Serving the family:

Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home

Brainerd, 218-829-3581