Bom-Wrapper

Royce Holder

Royce Holder

Thursday, January 28th, 1943 Friday, September 18th, 2020

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Royce Holder, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Royce Holder.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Royce's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Royce's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Obituary for Royce F Holder Jr.

Royce F Holder Jr., 77, of Mooresville, passed away Friday, September 18th, 2020. He was born January 28th, 1943 in Indianapolis to his parents, Royce F. and Ethel Marie (Shell) Holder Sr. He married Eileen Marie (Vermillion) Holder on July 27th, 1962. He was a resident of Indianapolis for most of his life and most recently was a resident of Mooresville since 2006.

Royce is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Eileen Marie (Vermillion) Holder of Mooresville; three children: Terri Holder Thomas and her husband, Darren Thomas of Avon, Kathi Holder and her husband, Jeff Stevens of Indianapolis, and Royce and his wife, Colleen Holder III of Indianapolis; five grandchildren; Kaylee, Nick, Jordan, Colin, and Anna; and two sisters: Joyce Baldwin and Tanya Marshall. Royce is preceded in death by both of his parents; a son, William Holder; and a sister, Marsha Pratt.

Royce was a 1961 graduate of Decatur Central High School. He was a Tool and Die Maker for Progress Tool and Die for Chevrolet and Allison Transmission, retiring from there in 2006. Royce was a Scout Leader for 888 and 132. He also filled in for other Scout Leaders and served as a camping director. He spent most of his life fishing and many times that was with his son, Royce III. Royce loved spending time with his family.

Family and friends may show their love and support from 4 to 8 pm on Monday, September 21st and from 10 to 11 am on Tuesday, September 22nd at Jones Family Mortuary in Mooresville. Kathi Holder, his daughter, will lead a celebration of life with the support of her siblings, Royce and Terri, at 11 am on Tuesday, September 22nd at the funeral home. Royce will be laid to rest at West Newton Cemetery in West Newton.

To send a condolence to the family or to share a story about Royce, please visit: www.jonesfamilymortuary.com

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Royce F Holder Jr., please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Royce

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, September 21st, 2020 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Jones Family Mortuary
    4165 East Allison Road
    Mooresville, IN
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Monday, September 21st, 2020
    4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Jones Family Mortuary
    4165 East Allison Road
    Mooresville, IN
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020
    10:00am - 11:00am
  • Service

    Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020 | 11:00am
    Jones Family Mortuary
    4165 East Allison Road
    Mooresville, IN
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020
    11:00am
  • Interment

    West Newton Cemetery
    6701 Milton St.
    Indianapolis, IN
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Tribute Video

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Royce. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo or video to your condolence?

No video recorded.

Kristine Otte and Thomas Blalock, Linda Goodwin Chase Investments, and other have sent flowers to the family of Royce F Holder Jr.
Hand delivered by a local florist
Flowers
Kristine Otte and Thomas Blalock, Linda Goodwin Chase Investments, and other have sent flowers to the family of Royce F Holder Jr.
Hand delivered by a local florist
KO

Kristine Otte

Terri and Darren - so sorry for your loss. I know you were very close to your Dad. He will truly be missed. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Kris Otte
Comment | Posted at 10:46am via Condolence
TT

Theresa Holder Thomas

Thank you so very much!!
Posted at 11:12am
KB

Kristine Otte and Thomas Blalock

Terri and Darren ... you are in my thoughts and prayers !
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Kristine Otte and Thomas Blalock purchased the Medium Dish Garden for the family of Royce Holder.
Comment | Posted at 09:53am via Floral Arrangements
LI

Linda Goodwin Chase Investments

I will surely miss him and all of his great stories! My deepest sympathy.
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Linda Goodwin Chase Investments purchased flowers and planted a memorial tree for the family of Royce Holder.
Comment | Posted at 09:28am via Floral Arrangements
AD

April, Jimmy, Shawn and Skip Dean

Big Bud was a great man and will be missed. We love you all,
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

April, Jimmy, Shawn and Skip Dean purchased flowers for the family of Royce Holder.
Comment | Posted at 02:22pm via Floral Arrangements
GT

G190 PM team

We are so sorry for your loss. We hope you and your family find peace during this time.
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

G190 PM team purchased the Tender Tribute for the family of Royce Holder.
Comment | Posted at 05:03pm via Floral Arrangements
Loading...

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Share by: