LaVerne Brammer Holmes joined her Lord and Savior, October 27, 2014, after a long illness. LaVerne was bornDecember 22, 1921 in Rhome, TX to Homer Brammer and Ruby Warren Brammer. Her family moved to Pasadena, TX in 1926 where LaVerne resided the rest of her life. Upon graduating from Pasadena High School in 1938, she worked for the city of Pasadena as a clerk and as assistant city secretary. She married the love of her life, Edwin Holmes of Sugar Land, TX, in 1942. Together they enjoyed many vacations with friends and family until his death in 1990.
Laverne was faithful to her Assemblies of God church and enjoyed the many friends that she met and loved along life’s way.
LaVerne is survived by her son Dr. Michael Holmes and wife Becky, grandson Aaron and wife Ana Mae, granddaughter Heather and husband Larry Hernandez, brother Larry Brammer and wife Elaine, nephew David Brammer and wife Mary, niece Brenda and husband Don McClain. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Dr. Edwin Holmes, brother Lamoine Brammer, and niece Donna Brammer. The family extends their thanks to caregivers Angie and Barbara for their devoted care to LaVerne.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 pm, Wednesday, October 29th at Niday-Fairmont Funeral Home in Pasadena. The funeral service will be at 10 am, Thursday, October 30th at Christian Temple Church, 9701 Almeda-Genoa Rd, Houston.