At LHSC-Victoria Hospital, London on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 of Ailsa Craig and formerly of Lucan and London, in his 96th year.  Beloved husband of the late Jessie (Durdle) Holden (2008).  Dear father of Donald and Dolores Holden of Tecumseh and Ross and Anne Holden of Courtright.  Dear grandfather of Michael, Jane, Mary and Sara; Lori and Kelly.  Dear great-grandfather of Derek and Brad; Colleen, Joe and Cate; Lauren, Emily, Will and Gareth; and Jacob.  Predeaceased by his brothers John, Emerson and Lloyd and his sister Velma.  Ross retired as a Platoon Chief after 33 years with the London Fire Department.

A private graveside service will be held at St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye with Rev. Kathy Wreford officiating.  Cremation with interment St. James Cemetery.

Haskett Funeral Home, Lucan (519-227-4211) entrusted with arrangements.

Condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com.

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