January 22, 1938 - July 13, 2021
Bernell “Bernie” Holland, 83, of New Palestine, passed away July 13, 2021. He was born January 22, 1938 to the late Bernell E. and Edith M. Holland. Bernie was a 1956 graduate of Arsenal Technical High School. He married Judith Ellen Michelfelder, and was a Drafting Supervisor for Carrier United Technologies Corporation for 30 years, retiring in 1993. Bernie owned and operated Holland Iron Fabrication, Inc. for 45 years alongside his father, Bernell Holland and brother, Tom Holland. Bernie was an animal lover, especially his beloved dog Tasha (Don’t tell Kalee). He enjoyed watching NASCAR and golf, photography, collecting antique cameras and old model cars. Bernie’s favorite hobby was woodworking and small crafts. He was always willing to help others, whether it was donating to families in need during the holidays or helping out a family friend with a tough project to tackle. Although he was accustomed to working long hours his entire life, he was never too busy to lend his time and knowledge. Visitation will be Sunday, July 16, 2021 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at Shirley Brothers Washington Memorial Chapel, 9606 East Washington Street with funeral services there Monday at 10:00 a.m. Bernie is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Judith Holland; brother, Tom Holland; children, Karen (Jeff) Teach, Kathy (Joe) Monroe, Kris (Roger) Branch and Kevin Holland; grandchildren, Brad (Jessica) Teach, Heather (Kyle Kulwicki) Teach, Jessica (Nate) Gonzales, Josh Carson, Richard (Sonia) Teach and David (Christina) Merlau; and great-grandchildren, Liam, Emily, Athena, Lyla, Isaac, Ellie, Hunter, Owen, Khloe and Kingston. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to P.A.W.S., 3141 W. US 40, Greenfield, IN 46140.
Bernell “Bernie” Holland, 83, of New Palestine, passed away July 13, 2021. He was born January 22, 1938 to the late Bernell E. and Edith M. Holland. Bernie was a 1956 graduate of Arsenal Technical High School. He married Judith... View Obituary & Service Information
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