Lois Kent Holliday, loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend, quietly passed away at the age of 59 in the LDS Hospital with complications following bypass surgery, on Friday, December 31, 1993.

She was born April 10, 1934 in Lewiston, Utah, a daughter of Elbern Ray Kent and Ada Wager Kent. Married W. Eldean Holliday February 21, 1951 in the Logan Temple. She lived in Lewiston, Logan, Iowa, Salt Lake City, Ogden, Sacramento and Kaysville.Lois had a great love for music. She was a talented pianist and organist. She enjoyed arranging and composing music. She blessed the lives of many people with her creative handiwork. She loved to quilt, crochet and embroider gifts for others.

She enjoyed her volunteer work at the Humanitarian Services for the LDS Church. She had a great testimony and love for the gospel. She served in recent years with her husband in the Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh Mission. She is a member of the Kaysville Utah Crestwood 20th Ward.

Her greatest joy is her family and friends. She will always be remembered for her service and love for others. Among her last remarks was, "It has been a wonderful life."

View Comments

She is survived by her husband, W. Eldean Holliday; her mother, Ada Kent of Lewiston, Utah; sisters, Carma Kent Noble, Logan, Utah; Geraldean Kent Johnson, South Jordan, Utah; daughters and their spouses, Krismas and Thomas Adams, Manhattan, Kansas; Denise and Mark Brewer, Kaysville, Utah; her eight grandsons, Jared, Nathan, Matthew, Benjamin, James, T.J., David and Michael.

She was preceded in death by her father, Elbern Kent, and her brother, Richard Kent.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 4, 1994 at 12 noon at the LDS Stake Center, 855 East Mutton Hollow Road. Friends may call Monday from 6-8 p.m. at the Lindquist Mortuary in Kaysville, 400 North Main, and from 10:45-11:45 a.m. prior to the funeral service at the LDS Stake Center. Interment will be at the Lewiston, Utah Cemetery at 3:30 p.m.

T 1/2 N 1/2

Join the Conversation
Looking for comments?
Find comments in their new home! Click the buttons at the top or within the article to view them — or use the button below for quick access.