Shelby County Indiana
The Shelbyville News
David E. Holdren, 74, 822 W. Franklin St., former Fairland resident, died Monday evening of apparent suicide. Mr. Holdren, a self-employed heating and air conditioning contractor, had been a member of the Sugar Creek Masonic Lodge, Moose Lodge No. 2118 and Boggstown Presbyterian Church.
Wednesday, May 13, 1987
DAVID E. "EDDIE" HOLDREN
A son of William and Rilla (Randolph) Holdren, he was born Feb. 9, 1913, in St. Paul. He was married June 1, 1939, in Shelbyville, to Mary Ferris Armstrong, who preceded him in death April 2, 1963.
Surviving are Virginia Hilkene, with whom he resided; sons, David N. Holdren, Shelbyville, Michael Holdren, Athens, Ala.; daughters, Mrs. Lewis (Kathy) Weaver and Mrs. Patricia Means, Shelbyville; 14 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Charlotte Read, Indianapolis; and brothers, Charles Holdren and Carl Holdren, both of Indianapolis. Two sisters preceded him in death.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Ewing Mortuary with the Rev. James Horner officiating. Burial will be in Boggstown Cemetery. Friends may call after 4 p.m., Thursday at the mortuary where a masonic service will be held at 8 p.m.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
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