HOLLAND, Capt. Randy J.
The funeral for Capt. Randy J. Holland was held on November 26, 2015. The funeral mass was celebrated by Fr. Jim Willick, who also proclaimed the Gospel and delivered the homily. The Canadian Coast Guard formed an honour guard. His son, Justin Elliott, and brother, Gordie Holland, placed the pall on the casket. Genevieve Holland did the first reading and Anne Harris did the second reading. Prayers of the Faithful were led by Nicole MacDonald. Pallbearers were Kenny MacDonald, Billy Holland (proxy for Gerard Holland), Kurt Harris (proxy for Greg Harris), Glen Cameron, Terry Mallard and Glen Gallant. Flowerbearers were Flo Beer, Rosemary Sauve, Cindy Bailey and Julie Harris. Altar servers were Michael MacDonald, Danny MacDonald, Ronnie Campbell and Richard Rose. Brenda Young was the organist. Hymns were: Entrance, Be Not Afraid; offertory, We Rise Again; communion, Come to the Water and In the Arms of an Angel, which was sung by Maxine MacLennan; and recessional, Saint Anne’s Reel, by Richard Wood. Soloist was Maxine MacLennan. Groups in attendance were Canadian Coast Guard Atlantic Region and Kent Building Supplies – Charlottetown Store. Interment was made in the St. Columba Cemetery, with the committal service conducted by Fr. Jim Willick.