Roy Holman

Roy Lee Holman, 56, of LaHarpe and formerly of Yates Center died Thursday, July 16, 2009, at Via Christi Regional Medical Center St. Francis Campus in Wichita.
He was born Aug. 16, 1952, in Independence, the son of Elza and Doris (Robison) Holman. He grew up in the Neodesha and Yates Center areas. He moved to LaHarpe two years ago from Yates Center.
He enjoyed painting, gardening, repairing lawn mowers and storytelling. He attended Grace Baptist Church in Iola.
He is survived by a daughter, Patricia Holman, LaHarpe; two sisters, Judy Stoll, Humboldt, and Connie Duncan, Fort Scott; two grandchildren; and eight nieces and nephews.
A sister, Linda Holman, and two brothers, Terry and Michael, died earlier.
Cremation has taken place.
Private family inurnment will be at a later date in Havana Cemetery.
Memorials to the family may be left at Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapels of Iola, which is in charge of arrangements.
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