Deonna Maria Holmes
Deonna Maria Holmes

May 9, 1963 - September 26, 2017
Born in Philadelphia, PA
Resided in Philadelphia, PA


DEONNA MARIA HOLMES passed away on September 26, 2017. Deonna was born on May 9, 1963 at the Philadelphia Women's Hospital. The daughter of William Holmes and the late Barbara Jean Homes.
Deonna attended West Philadelphia Catholic High School. She was from the class of 1982. She then furthered her education in nursing school, which she graduated top of her class and also completed her State License Board Exam on September 19, 2017. She was on her way to start her own nursing business.
She enjoyed her time with her daughter, Kanina and her new grandson, Adrell, whom she loved very much. She also had her rabbit, "Cooper".
Her hobbies were painting, needle work, and watching, Twilight Zone, Night Gallery, and Spooky Movies.
She brought smiles out of everyone she came in contact with and left a lasting impression.
Deonna is survived by: her daughter, Kanina Terrell; her grandson, Adreyll Chisolm; and Cooper, her rabbit of Philadelphia; oldest sister, Deborah Torain of Philadelphia; sister, Brenda Ortega and Rolando Ortega of Greentown, PA; brother, William Mark Torain, and Melinda Torain of Lancaster, PA; nephews, Harry Jones, Charles Jones, of Philadelphia, PA, Anthony Grandy of Allentown, PA; niece, Lavada Strickland and Shawn Strickland of Hawaii, Deonna Ortega of Greentown, PA; uncle, James Henderson and Joyce Henderson of Philadelphia, PA; aunt, Martha Hutson of Camden, NJ; also a host of cousins and friends.




Memorial Service
Terry Funeral Home Memorial Chapel
4203-05 Haverford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA US 19104
Saturday, October 7, 2017
2:00 PM
Philadelphia, PA US 19104
Saturday, October 7, 2017