Mary Ann Holmes
1963 - 2021
BORN
1963
DIED
2021

Mary Ann Holmes

March 31, 1963 - January 4, 2021

WATERLOO-Mary Ann Holmes, 57, of Waterloo, died peacefully in her sleep in her favorite bed on Monday, January 4, 2021. Mary was born on March 31, 1963 in Greenville, MS to Sadie Mae Harris and William Holmes, Sr.

She graduated from Central High School in 1981. She served in the United States Army until her honorable discharge. Mary was currently working as a clerk for the United States Postal Service, where she had been for over 30 years. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. Mary loved to go shopping and was incredibly creative, often sewing, crocheting, or making crafts. She enjoyed reading and was known to be a foodie, always ready to sample new foods. Mary wore her heart on her sleeve, caring and looking out for everyone. She was a great friend.

Survived by her mother, Sadie Mae Harris of Austin, TX; son, Marcus Holmes of Waterloo; siblings, William Holmes Jr., Samuel V. Holmes both of Waterloo, Annette D. (Mervin) Jones of Austin, TX, Patricia A. Morman of Columbus, GA, Joshua (Kathryn) Mosby Jr. of Rochester, MN, and Sadie M. (Phillip) Whiteside of San Antonio, TX; and a host of nieces & nephews.

Preceded in death by her father, William Holmes, Sr.

Memorials: to the family. Services: 1:00 pm on Mon., Jan. 11, 2021 at Kearns Funeral Service. Visitation: One hour prior to services at Kearns. Burial: Waterloo Cemetery. Condolences may be left at www.KearnsFuneralService.com.


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Published by Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier on Jan. 10, 2021.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Jan
11
Visitation
12:00p.m. - 1:00p.m.
Kearns Funeral Service
3146 Kimball Avenue PO Box 536, Waterloo, IA 50704
Jan
11
Service
1:00p.m.
Kearns Funeral Service
3146 Kimball Avenue PO Box 536, Waterloo, IA 50704
Funeral services provided by:
Kearns Funeral Service
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I feel so honored to have met Mary Holmes when I did although it was too short. She has left a Mark with me and will never forget her smile. Thank you Mary, and carry on.
Liz Litzkow
January 10, 2021
Rest in Heavenly Peace My Beautiful Friend. There was never a better tether ball player than You, Mary
Jacqui Polk
January 10, 2021