Holden, Dorothy Louise “Dottie”Read More
(nee Walsh) fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Monday, June
3, 2019. Dorothy, born June 18, 1927, was happily married for 63 years to the late
Richard Charles Holden. After graduating from St. Louis University School of
Nursing Dottie was a registered nurse at St. Mary’s Hospital until her retirement,
then continuing to serve as a volunteer at De Paul Hospital for many years. She
was a longstanding and active member of St. John Bosco Parish.
Mother of Richard (Ellen), Michael (Rebecca Taylor), Philip (Karen), Peter,
Patrick (Debi) Holden, Julie (the late Kevin) Maledy and the late Laura (Joe)
Spence. What a Mom!Grandmother of Matt (Kristi) Holden, Katie (Bill) Jackson, Tim (Sara) Holden,
Mary Beth Holden, Evan, Sam, and Lane Holden, Brian (Sarah) Holden, Alicia
(Brian) Kelley, Kyle (Amber) Maledy, and Kelsie (Brandon) McDonald.
Great-grandmother of ten, aunt, sister-in-law, cousin, and a good friend to many.
With her positive outlook, ready smile, warmth, and strength, Dottie made the
world a better place. Memorial donations may be made to St. John Bosco Parish.
Services: 10:00 AM Visitation, 11:00 AM Mass, Noon Luncheon,
Saturday, June 8, 2019 all at St. John Bosco Parish, 12934 Marine Ave St. Louis, MO 63146