Marjorie Marie Holmes, age 97 of Rockwood, formerly of Littleton, Colorado and Des Moines, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, August 10th, 2022, at her home with her family by her side. She was born on September 15th, 1924, in Humeston, Iowa. She was completely devoted to and loved her family. She enjoyed all kinds of needlework, playing cards, and playing slot machines. Everyone loved her sass and her quick-witted humor. She had many fun times with her sisters, Janiece and Betty. She was a lifelong member of the VFW Post 9127 in Beaverdale, IA. She is preceded in death by her husband: Lee E. Holmes; parents: Howard and Marie Kipper; brother: Rex Kipper; sister: Betty Reichenbacher and nieces: Patti Lee & Diane Kellar. She is survived by:
Daughter: Jacalyn Snider (Ron)
Grandchildren: Raquel Griffin (Jason)
Charlie Drennan (Christen)
Great Grandchildren: TJ Webb (Shaylyn), Tesia Carter (Dustin), Matthew Griffin (Alexandria), Dylan Drennan, Logan Drennan
Great Great Grandchild: Trey Webb
Sister: Janiece Kellar
And several nieces, nephews, and great nieces and great nephews.
An interment service will be held at Ft. Logan National Cemetery in Denver, Colorado, on September 22nd, 2022, at 1:00 pm MT. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Ladies Auxilliary VFW Post #9127 Urbandale, Des Moines, Iowa 50310. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mrs. Marjorie Marie Holmes.