Holly graduated from Park Hill High School and spent the majority of her working career as a florist and bus driver.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Susie and Ruby. Survivors include her son, Timothy Thomas Hartman and wife, Patricia; her siblings: twin brother, Hugh Downing and his wife, Patty, her brother, Larry Downing and her sister, Lisa Gay; granddaughter, Ayla Hartman.
A memorial service celebrating Holly’s life will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at the Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville. Visitation 1-2:00 p.m., prior to the service. Burial of the cremated remains will follow at East Slope Cemetery in Riverside, MO. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society. Memories of Holly may be shared with the family at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com.