Elva Vivian Taylor Holmes passed away in her home on Sept 21, 2013 at the age of 92. She was born on Sept 11, 1921 in Preston, ID to James Caldwell Taylor and Vivian Hollingsworth.
She lived in West Bountiful for 57 years prior to her moving to Layton in 2000. She loved to garden and play her organ. She worked 42 years at Hill AF Base as an expeditor. She was well-known for her work ethic, dependability and trustworthiness.
She married and later divorced Thomas Howard Holmes. They had 4 children: Marian (Lynn) Astle, Rodney-deceased (Lucille) Holmes, Robert (Evelyn) Holmes and Douglas (Linda) Holmes. She has 17 grandchildren. She is survived by 3 siblings: Calvin (Donna) Taylor of Salt Lake, Inez Prather of South Ogden, and Roma Smith of Preston, Idaho. One brother, Arthur, preceded her in death.
A Graveside Service will be held Sept 28, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Lakeview Memorial Cemetery, 1640 East Lakeview Drive, Bountiful. A Visitation will be held one-half hour prior to the services. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.memorialutah.com. Funeral Directors: Lakeview Mortuary.