Frank W. Holland

May 1, 1922January 21, 2012

Frank W. Holland, Sr., 89, passed away at Raleigh Duke Hospital on Saturday, January 21, 2012 after a brief illness. He retired as a supervisor with the Postal Service and was an avid volunteer.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Naomi Tate Holland and sister, Dorothy.

He is survived by his sister, Mary Catherine Grubbs; sons, Frank W. Holland, Jr. and Michael Holland and fiancé Sue; granddaughters, Dawn Holland, Kimberly Brogus and husband Chris and their mother, Clara Holland; great-grandchildren, McKenzie, Caleb, Ben, Tate, Ellie and Carson; nieces, nephews and other family and friends.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2012 from 1-2 PM at Mitchell Funeral Home, with services to begin at 2 PM. Interment will follow at Briar Creek Memorial Gardens.



  • Visitation Saturday, January 28, 2012
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 28, 2012


  • Interment to Follow


Frank W. Holland

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Carol Goldfarb

January 27, 2012

Frank, I am so very sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. My sympathies to you and your family at this difficult time. With my regards.

Bob Ballance

January 25, 2012

Frank, I hope you are doing okay. I remember the support you were for me when my Dad passed away when we were seniors at Broughton. Karen and I are now living in Asheville. I wish we could be in Raleigh with you at this time. You will be in our thoughts. Bob Ballance

Craig Horton

January 25, 2012

Over my 36 years with the U. S. Postal Service, Mr. Holland was the best supervisor I ever had. He valued our work and we valued him even more.

Bevelyn Franklin

January 25, 2012

Frank, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your Father, may you take comfort in knowing angels are watching over you and your family. My love and support will always be here for you. Bevelyn

Donna B

January 25, 2012

Frank I am so sorry. My heart goes out to you. You and your family are in my prayers.
Love, Donna

January 25, 2012


I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. I know you love and adore him and he will be missed. Please count on all of us as your loving friends to support you through the grieving process. My sincerest of sympathies to you and your family.

Nancy Van Dyke

January 24, 2012

Condolences from a former Post Office co-worker.

Fred M Reigher, Postmaster Chapel Hill-Retired
Frances Dee Reigher
Cary NC


January 24, 2012

The news of your father's passing has touched us all. Our thoughts are with you and your family.

Debora Doss

January 24, 2012

Frank, I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. You and your family are close in my heart, thoughts and prayers. Love, Deb

Gray Speight

January 23, 2012

Hated to hear of Mr. Holland's passing. He was a real nice guy. My condolences to Mike, Frank and the rest of the family.