Obituary of Stephen R Holland
Stephen Robert Holland, 70, of Mayville, NY formerly of Fairport, NY passed away unexpectedly on April 16, 2021.
He was born on November 11, 1950 in Fillmore, NY, the son of the late Robert and Helen (Benjamin) Holland.
Steve is survived by his wife, Julie (Ward) Holland & daughters, Allison and Sara Holland.
In addition to his parents, Steve is preceded in death by a brother, Michael Holland and a sister, Roberta Ashcraft.
Steve graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology. He worked for many years in procurement at manufacturing companies such as; Power Lawnmower, Trucklight, Bush Industries and he retired from Inscape Corporation.
Steve was a member of Army National Guard, and retired as a lieutenant after 14 years of service.
Steve served as a volunteer fireman in the Egypt, NY fire department for many years.
A strong patriot, whose love for country never waivered. There was always a flag flying at home and he always took the opportunity to discuss politics with those willing.
Steve was a diehard NY Yankees fan and a devoted Buffalo Bills fan. He loved landscaping and was an avid golfer and lately had taken up pickle ball. His love of the Bills remained strong even after attending each of the Bills 4 consecutive losing Super Bowls.
In recent years, Steve has spent much of the “off seasons” in Florida lowering his handicap, enjoying the sun and making new friends.
During summer Steve spent much of his time mowing grass near Chautauqua Lake as well as mowing the grass on Chautauqua Lake for the Chautauqua Lake Association.
Friends may call at the Mason Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St. on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 from 3 to 4 PM, where a Funeral Service will be held at 4PM. Masks are required for all to attend.
Share condolences or remembrances with Steve’s family at www.masonfuneral.com.