printed on 03/04/2022
Carol Marie Holder79, passed away peacefully at her home in Ocean City on Thursday, February 24, 2022. Born in Washington, DC, she was the daughter of the late Gordon Olson and Agatha (Jones) Mason.
She is survived by her children: her daughter, Julie Marie Allen of Mount Airy, Maryland; son, Adam Holder (Angela) of Berlin; and six grandchildren, Abby, Griffin, Madilyn, Tyler, Chase and Russell.
Also survived is his beloved companion, Jeff Smith of Kensington, Maryland; and her former husband and dear friend, Bud Holder (Lisi) of Ocean City.
Carol was a graduate of Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda, Maryland, and had worked as a secretary in the federal government. She was an animal enthusiast and a strong supporter of the ASPCA and St. Jude Children’s Hospital, as well as many other charities.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2022, at 11 a.m. at Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Friends can call one hour before the service. Interment will be at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 3801 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, Maryland 20906 on March 26 at 10:30 a.m.
A donation can be made in his memory to: The ASPCA, https://www.aspca.org/ways-to-give; or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.
Condolence letters can be sent via: www.burbagefuneralhome.com.