Francis G. Holland
Attorney Francis G. Holland went to be with the Lord unexpectedly on April 7, 2012. As a prominent attorney who practiced law in Nashua for over 40 years, he successfully handled ground breaking and significant cases during his career and was known for treating his clients with dignity and respect. Frank was a graduate of Boston University Law School and Williams College. He was born in South Bend, Indiana on January 28, 1945 to Barbara and Francis Holland and developed loyalties to Michigan State University while growing up in East Lansing and was an enthusiastic booster of Michigan State football. As a member of the Nashua Conservation Commission, Frank received a Mayoral Citation for helping create the green space known as Mines Falls Park in Nashua. Additionally, he received a commendation for his support to the Nashua Area Latin Community. His passion for community service extended to Mexico and included home building with Homes for Hope and supporting the Siempre Para Los Ninos orphanage in Tijuana. Frank was an avid world traveler and some of his favorite moments were spent hiking in Waterville Valley with his life companion, Ferol McAlister and his loyal dog, Graham. He is survived by his devoted friend, Ferol McAlister; his three children Amy Holland, currently working in China, Elizabeth Holland an elementary teacher in Houston, Texas and Todd Holland, a bank manager, in Keene, New Hampshire; as well as his trusted friend and professional confidant, Aprille Goldstein.
SERVICES: A Memorial Visitation will be held from 5-7pm on Friday, April 13, 2012 at Davis Funeral Home, One Lock Street in Nashua. Later in the Spring, a memorial celebration of his life for family and close friends will be held. The DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, One Lock St., Nashua is assisting the family with arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.davisfuneralhomenh.com, (603-883-3401) “ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER”.