Born 7-12-1984 -- Died 9-04-2005
Gregory Allen (Pettera) Holland, 21, of Hanover, Ill., died Sept. 4, 2005 at home in Cherokee Village. Greg was born July 12, 1984, the son of John and Marie (Pettera) Holland, in Galena, Ill.. Greg graduated from the Dennison Academy in 2003. He enjoyed music, golf, video games, billiards, reading and playing the Electric Guitar.
A Funeral Mass was held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Hanover. Father Stanislaw Kos officiated. Burial followed in Evergreen Cemetery in Hanover.
Greg will be deeply missed by his parents -- John and Marie Holland of Cherokee Village; one sister, Jill Elizabeth (Shermonte) Brooks of Plano, Texas; a nephew, Jordan Brooks; Uncle Robert (Elizabeth) Holland of Downers Grove, Ill.; two aunts -- Mary (Tom) Shassberger and Carol (Mike) Blinstrub of Orange Park, Fla.; and two uncles and five aunts and many cousins.
Greg was preceded in death by his grandparents.
Memorials may be directed to the family in Greg's memory. Condolences may be posted on www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com