Obituary of Barbara Mae Holt
Barbara Mae Holt (Jollymore)
On October 19, 2019 in the early afternoon Barbara “Barb” passed away at the age of 78 in the QE II Infirmary from complications with her heart. She is survived by her loving husband, John “Jack” Holt of 61 years, two sons, Wayne (Nancy) Rimbey, AB; Dale (Tracey), Daysland, AB; six grandchildren, Amanda, Darrell, Kate, Tatiana, Langdon and Samantha; four great-grandchildren, Danika, Jade, Sahara and Amelia. She was also survived by her brothers and sisters, Gerald (Margaret) Jollymore, Dudley (Doris) Jollymore, Sharon (Ronnie) Heighton, Nellie (John) Rafuse, Debbie (Larry) Tattrie and Rick (Susan) Jollymore; sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty Langille, Jean Holt, Eric (Virginia) Holt, Dianne (Bob) MacKenzie, Donnie Holt and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Barb was predeceased by her daughter, Donna; grandson, Randy; parents, Edith and Bert Jollymore, Annie and Russell Holt; sister, Grace; brother, Terry Jollymore, brothers and sister in-law, Wanda Innis, Stanley Holt, Jamie Holt and Scotty Holt. Barb led a full life and will always be remembered as the quiet happy lady with a big smile and loving acceptance to everyone she had in her life. Her grandchildren will snuggle their handmade quilts a little closer and dream of their loving Nan, her laughter, hugs and kisses and homemade bread. Family was everything to Barb and she made sure we all knew it. We will miss you forever mom love your kids. The celebration of life will take place Friday October 25th at 1 pm at the West Branch hall. Donations can be made to Juvenile Huntington’s Disease in honor of Barbs great niece, Phoebe Tate who recently passed.