Mary Helen (Monaghan) Holland, passed away on Feb. 17,2014.
She was born to James and Mary (Powers) Monaghan on Mar. 16, 1925 in Vail, Iowa.
She attended St. Anns Catholic Grade and High Schools. She graduated as a Registered Nurse from St. Anthony School of Nursing, Carroll, Iowa, class of 1946.
On Aug. 12, 1947, she married Joseph Francis Holland.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; and daughter, Marilyn (Doug) Henslee.
Survivors include children, Thomas (Lynne) Holland, Arlington Heights, Ill., Ann (David) Daeges, Litchfield, Minn., Jean (Steve) Longbottom, Boise, Idaho, Dorothy (Edward) Dulik, Gretna, Neb., Mary Joan Lemarr, Prescott, Ariz., Catherine Holland, Omaha, Neb., Nora (Mitch) Jensen, Blue Springs, Mo.; 13 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Mass funeral was held Saturday, Feb. 22, at St. Patricks Catholic Church, Gretna.