NORTH ATTLEBORO – Elaine Olive Holmes, 91, of Hunts Bridge Road passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Madonna Manor Nursing Home.
She was the beloved wife of the late Maurice V. Holmes, Sr.
Born July 11, 1925 in Pawtucket, RI, she was the daughter of the late George and Orpha (Marcil) Horne.
She moved to Rumford, RI, after marrying Maurice, and both of them attended St. Margaret Church. She worked as an executive secretary at E.H. Ashley & Co., Inc. in RI for nearly thirty years before retiring in July of 1987.
She lived in Florida for over 20 years before moving to North Attleboro in 2010.
She was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church in North Attleboro.
She is survived by her son, Maurice V Holmes, Jr of Riverside RI and her daughter Maureen Poholek of North Attleboro, MA.
Elaine was the sister of the late Rita Genereux and Roland Horne.
Elaine’s youngest daughter, Peggy Stearns, passed away in 2008.
Visiting hours will be held on Monday, July 3 from 8:30 to 9:30 in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro. A funeral Mass will immediately follow visitation at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 58 Church Street, North Attleboro. Burial will be held at a later date at Notre Dame Cemetery in Pawtucket.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Madonna Manor Nursing Home, 85 North Washington Street, North Attleboro, MA 02762.