Welcome to the memorial page for

Sylvia A. (Holmes) Holmes

September 10, 1958 ~ May 26, 2017 (age 58)

Sylvia A. Holmes, 58, of Taunton, passed away on May 26, 2017. Born and raised in Brockton, she was the daughter of the late Roland E. and Erika (Renner) Holmes. Sylvia had worked for New England Telephone/Verizon for over 30 years until her retirement. Spiritual and loving, she enjoyed caring for plants and animals, and was an artist. Her presence will be greatly missed by her family. Sylvia was the beloved mother of Joshua J. DeCarlo (and his girlfriend Lauren) of Taunton; loving sister of Alan J. Holmes of Hanson; and a dear aunt of John Holmes and Michael Holmes. Following cremation, all are welcome to calling hours Friday, June 2nd from 4-7 p.m. in Waitt Funeral Home, 850 North Main St., Brockton. Private committal. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Animal Protection Center of SE Mass., 1300 West Elm St. Ext. Brockton MA 02301.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Animal Protection Center of Southeastern Massachusetts
1300 W Elm Street Ext., Brockton MA 02301
Web: http://www.apcsm.org/donate.html

 Service Information

Calling Hours
June 2, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Waitt Funeral Home
850 North Main Street
Brockton, MA 02301

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