Obituary: Daniel Holman

Daniel “Dan” James Holman, 63, of Sweet Home died at home March 25, 2010.

He was born Jan. 27, 1947 in Washington D.C. to Cam Daniel and Wilma Jeanette (Grenard) Holman.

Mr. Holman served in the Marines as a lance corporal in the Special Forces from 1965-1971.

He lived in Keizer for many years. He loved to fish on the Alsea River. He worked for Keizer Steel and Foundation Engineering. He married Julie Holmes in July 2000 in Reno, Nev.

Mr. Holman volunteered at many places around Sweet Home. He served on the city Parks Board, Arbitration Committee and Budget Committee. He was very involved with the Community Chapel. He enjoyed fishing and gardening. He loved to play with the grandchildren.

Mr. Holman is survived by his wife, Julie Holman of Sweet Home; six children; his mother, Wilma Holman; a brother; a sister; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Cam Holman.