Patricia Grace Holmes passed away peacefully at home, after a long and courageous battle with cancer, on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023. Age 58 years.

Loving mother of Dan Holmes and his wife Chantelle. Dear Stepmother of Bucky Boucher (Holly); Krista Higgins (Derek); and Charlotte Brearton. Cherished Nana of Henley, Liam, and Sebastian. Dear sister of Ken Holmes (Heather), John Holmes (Sandra), and Kathy Crossman (David). Fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

A special “thank you” to Dr. Davis and Debbie Mann for their care and compassion, and to her special friends Janice Nelson and Phil Hollingsworth for their long-time friendship. Thank you also to her neighbours and dear friends, Pete and Ricky Newton.

As was Pat’s wish, cremation will take place.

A celebration of Pat's life will take place at the Parry Sound Legion on Saturday, June 24th from 1:00 -4:00 P.M.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to CMHA – Muskoka/Parry Sound would be appreciated.


sorry to hear sending my condolences to the whole family sending hugs to everyone

-laura mckowen

Sending my sincerest condolences to Daniel and Kathy and family at this time!
No words can ease the pain and loss just know she left a legacy of laughter and fond memories for many and in that she would truly be happy! I know I will be listening in the wind for her laughter when I sit quietly and reflect about her!
sending love and understanding !

-Margaret Ostertag

My heart hurts to hear this. She was a wonderful person. She was always full of fun and laughter. We worked at Lakeland together and she made going to work a fun time. She will be dearly missed. RIP my little friend

-Lori Sherwood

My condolences to your family... Pat was an amazing lady! She will be missed by all of us. Thank you to all that cared for her. Rest easy Pat..

-Lisa Nichols

She was such a beautiful soul with a laugh that made all her friends and co-workers smile she will be missed heart goes out to her family.

-Michele Rochon

Daniel and Kathy and family. I am so sorry to learn of Pat’s passing. She had such a lovely smile and I will always remember her kindness. My thoughts are with you.

Cindy Profit

-Cindy Profit

RIP my little friend, I'll see you on the other side.


Our hearts and prayers go out to you and your family. Your mom was such a sweetheart, and she adored you! With love, the Epps Family

-Ann Epps

sending huge hugs to daniel and kathy. she was such a spirited little lady..will miss her debby crossman

-Debby Crossman

I'm so sorry to hear about Pat's passing. Pat had such an awesome sense of humor and was always so friendly with everyone she interacted with. My deepest condolences to Pat's family, friends and work family - she will be greatly missed.

-Erin Snider

Dear Daniel & Family,
I am so saddened to hear of Pat’s passing. She was such a sweet lady and I will hold many memories from our childhood of her close to my heart. I hope you can find some comfort in your memories of her. She will be greatly missed but always close.

-Nicole Villeneuve

Thinking of you at this time!

-Anthony Geroux

Deepest sympathies to Daniel, Kathy and all Pat's family and friends.
Pat was a sweetheart who was always able to make me smile and have a laugh. Planet earth is a colder place without her.

-Tim Shamess and Family

I am so sorry to read of Pat's passing. She was always so bubbly, despite her ongoing health issues. Gone are the days of a takeout meal at the taxi stand, but the memories live on. Big hugs Kathy.

-Fawn Parks