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61 South Road
P.O. Box 1094
Enfield, CT 06082
Phone: 860-749-2244
Fax: 860-763-2815
Joan Holmes

Joan Holmes

Saturday, November 28th, 1925 Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

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Obituary for Joan L. Holmes (Murphy)

Joan L. (Murphy) Holmes, 93, of Suffield, CT loving wife of 24 years to Harry Dean Holmes entered into Eternal Rest on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at home with her family by her side. Joan was born in Rockville Centre, LI NY the daughter of the late Joseph and Louise (Hoey) Murphy. After High School, Joan attended the Aloysia Hardey School of Nursing, Manhattanville College, New York, NY where she received a degree as a Registered Nurse. She is survived by three children, Richard Carnes of Freemont, CA, Anne Carnes of Portland, OR and Naomi Carnes of Ann Arbor, MI; four step-children, Ted Holmes and his wife, Paula of North Granby, CT, Bobbie Johnson and her husband, Phil of West Suffield, Lenny Holmes and his wife, Andrea of West Suffield and Margie Sabin of Victor, NY, 17 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Joan was predeceased by a son, James Carnes; a sister, Doris Jane Hutchins; a step-son, Brian Holmes and a step-daughter Mimi Edmonds. There are no calling hours. Funeral services and burial will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Windsor Locks Funeral Home.

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Katherine Carnes

I would like to pay tribute to my Aunt Joan, my sincere condolences to the family. I have been thinking back about the good times I had in Ann Arbor as a child. Joan was a wonderful woman who will be missed. Your Niece, Katherine Carnes
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Laura Boutilier

Joanie was a very special lady who married a very special man and as a result was embraced by the Holmes children. She will be missed by all who had the good fortune of knowing her. We’re blessed to be a part of that fortunate group. Love to Dad, Ted and Paula and all of the Holmes family. Laura and Lloyd
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Steph Franklin

To Dad and the entire Holmes clan....our sincere condolences. May your many wonderful memories of Joanie live on and sustain you through this difficult time. Stephanie & Dana Franklin
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Tom Pion

Our deepest sympathies go out to Dad, Ted and Paula, Bobbie and Phil, Margie, Lennie and Andrea, and all the grandchildren and great grandchildren. May you only remember Joannie at her best. She was a great woman and will be missed by all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Roz and Tom Pion
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philip devlin

To all of my friends in the Holmes family: My sincere condolences on your loss. Phil Devlin
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