Lawrence “Butch” Holman was born February 3rd, 1952. He passed away suddenly on June 22nd, 2021. He resided in Perry Heights, Ohio (Massillon). Butch was a Block Mason by trade and loved working outside. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and personally owned a Harley-Davidson Road King Classic Trike. He enjoyed his animals and always had a house full of them. His passion was being around his family; he was a devoted husband and father. Most importantly, on June 1st, 2021, Butch celebrated his 25th wedding anniversary to his beloved wife, Jacqueline.
Butch was a proud Navy Veteran who served during the Vietnam War Era. A member of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) where he celebrated 25 years of sobriety. He was proud of his sobriety and was willing to assist other members on their journey of continued sobriety.
He was an excellent fisherman, bowler, and pool player. His greatest passed time was taking his family camping. Butch’s heart was so big, and he always embraced everyone. His family will miss his smile, his devotion, and his love he showed everyone. He will be greatly missed and always loved.
Butch was proceeded in death by his parents, Walter and Edith Holman; brother, Walter (Sonny) Holman; sisters, Delores Englehart, Shirley Moser, Mary Zimmerman, Therese (Duane) Pagenkof; brother-in-law, Christopher Dragomir; and several nieces and nephews.
Butch is survived by his lovely and devoted wife, Jacqueline (Jacque) Dragomir-Holman; daughter, Ashley Holman; stepson, Nicholas Dragomir; sisters, Sandra Kovac, and Barbara (Bobbie) Mendez; beloved pets, Gizmo, Kong & Pepper, and JoJo; best friends, Danny and Sue Saunders; and a host of nieces and nephews.
At a later date, there will be a tree planting on church property in his honor. The details of the event will be posted on Facebook under Jacque Holman.
Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held at 2p.m. Saturday, July 17th, 2021 at New Way UMC: 6300 Richville Dr. SW Massillon, Ohio 44706. Services will be officiated by Pastor Keith Brown. Condolences and special memories can be shared with the family online at www.heritagecremationsociety.com
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