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The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • OBITUARY: Arthur Holland

  • Arthur Holland, age 92 of Harrisburg, passed away at 2:25 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at the Carrier Mills Nursing Home in Carrier Mills.
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  • Arthur Holland, age 92 of Harrisburg, passed away at 2:25 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at the Carrier Mills Nursing Home in Carrier Mills.
    Arthur was born on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 1921, in Harrisburg, to the late Perry and Lucy (Pickering) Holland. Arthur married Frances Johnson on Dec. 24, 1941, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 8, 2006. Arthur was a union carpenter and a WWII Army Veteran where he served in the European Theater. Arthur was a member of the Dorrisville Social Brethren Church.
    Arthur is survived by a granddaughter, Emily Holland of Edwardsville; grandson, Gardner Holland and wife Beverly of Edwardsville; great-granddaughter, Anna Holland of Edwardsville; and several nieces and nephews including a special niece, Paula Schmink of Harrisburg.
    Arthur was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Frances; son, Arthur Duane Holland; daughter-in-law, Carol Ann (Gardner) Holland; and several brothers and sisters.
    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Burial will follow in Lindale Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Memorials may be made to Lindale Cemetery. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
    Condolences may be sent to the family through the obituary page at www.reedfuneralchapel.com.
     
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