HOLMES, Barbara A. (Bennett) 76, of Delray Beach, FL, formerly of Franklin, passed away, comfortably at her home on April 21, 2016. Wife of the late Robert B. Holmes who died in 2014, and the daughter of the late Gordon and Wilhelmina (Sanson) Bennett. She is survived by her daughter, Linda A. (James) Edwards of Franklin, MA; grandchildren Dana (Matt) Bethoney and Lauren Edwards, and great grandson Landon Edwards; son Robert W. (Teresa) Holmes of Sanbornton NH and grandchildren David and Michael Holmes. Sister of Connie Jones of Arlington and the late Robert Bennett. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral Monday May 2nd, at 9:15AM from the Charles F. Oteri and Son Franklin Funeral Home 33 Cottage St. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Mary's Church 1 Church Sq. Franklin, at 10AM. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery. Calling hours are Sunday from 4-7PM.|
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be sent to Lighthouse For the Blind of the Palm Beaches 1710 Tiffany Dr. East, West Palm Beach, FL 33407.
Published in The Boston Globe on Apr. 29, 2016