Jean D. Holland, age 89, of Canton passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017. She was born January 17, 1928 in London, England and was a daughter of the late, Sydney and Mabel (Deakins) Stacey. Jean was a member of Congregational United Church of Christ in North Canton where she sang in the church choir. She also sang with the Canton Entertainers group and was a member of Good Sam's Camping Club. Out of the kindness of her heart, she opened her home to many foster children.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin L. "Ed" Holland in 2006 to whom she was married for 62 years.
She is survived by six children and their spouses, Diane Boyce of Cape Coral, FL, David and Marsha Holland of Canton, Steven and Diana Holland of Cape Coral, FL, Dr. Edwin and Rhonda Holland of Stow, Keith and Justine Holland of Massillon, Col. Dale Holland of Alexandria, VA and a special son, Victor George of Canton; a sister, Joan Coligan of Woodbridge, VA as well as numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 11am at Reed Funeral Home CANTON Chapel with Pastor Jake Tovissi officiating. Calling hours will be Monday from 6pm to 8pm and one hour prior to services on Tuesday from 10am to 11am. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Dr., Suite E
Green, OH 44685. The family invites you to visit www.reedfuneralhome.com to read this obituary, sign the online guest book and share fond memories.