In Memory of Mary L. Holden
Mary Louise Holden (Spragg), age 80, passed away peacefully on April 1, 2023 at her home in Milltown, WI.
Mary was born on August 6, 1942 in Minneapolis, MN to Raphael (Ray) Martin Spragg and Catherine (Katie) Mary Spragg (Ashemann).
Mary was the youngest of 3 children. She grew up in Minneapolis, MN and graduated from Central High School in 1962. Mary married Gary Holden on May 2, 1964 and they raised 5 children.
Mary retired from her office job at UPS at age 55. She enjoyed crafting, golfing, bowling, playing Mahjong and keeping up on news from her children, grandchildren, and friends. Mary was especially proud to be a member of the American Legion Auxiliary of Milltown and donated her time as often as she could.
Mary is survived by her children David Holden of Colorado Springs, CO, Heather Koch (Mark) of Zimmerman, MN, Raphael (Toby) Holden (Shannon) of Forest Lake, MN, Stephen Holden of Balsam Lake, WI, and Bruce Holden (Kara) of Milltown, WI – 20 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren many other in-laws, family members and close friends.
Mary is preceded in death by her parents, siblings Elizabeth (Betty) Rick and Charles (Chuck) Spragg, and husband Gary Holden.
Per Mary’s wishes, the family will be holding a celebration of life this summer.