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Patricia K. Holmes
Patricia K. Holmes
Patricia K. Holmes, 68, of Worthington, Ind., passed from this life after an extended illness on Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at 2:02 a.m. at her daughter’s residence.

Pat was born in Martinsville, Ind., on July 1, 1945, to the late Kenneth and Louanna (Cain) Mayo.

She spent most all of her life in Martinsville where she had been the co-owner of Pat’s Surplus and Paintball during the mid to late 1990’s. It was not until her health deteriorated that she moved to Worthington in 2013.

On May 1, 1981 she married Carey L. Holmes, who preceded her in death on June 2, 1997.

Pat had numerous hobbies and interests, including playing bingo, shooting pool, throwing darts, camping with friends and family, flea markets, garage sales and above all, she loved and adored her puppy dog, Baby Girl. She was also a loving and dedicated mother and grandmother who cherished time with her children and grandchildren.

Pat will be deeply missed by her daughter, Sheila (husband, Seth) Storch of Worthington; sons, David (wife, Sherri) Cross of Martinsville and Donald (wife, Marci) Cross of St. Mary; brother, Richard Mayo of Kentucky; sisters, Judy Sargent and Dinah Mayo, both of Kentucky, and Beverly Harvey of Gosport; and nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Family and friends were invited to visit from noon to 2 p.m. Monday, May 19, at Neal and Summers Funeral and Cremation Center in Martinsville. A graveside service and burial followed in Harris Cemetery in Bargersville, Johnson County, Ind.

Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to the Quality of Life Foundation, c/o Regional Cancer Center IU Morgan, 2209 John R. Wooden Dr., Martinsville, Ind. 46151.

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