Monica J. Holden

PORTAGE - Monica J. Holden age 69, of Portage, passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2024, at her residence in Portage.

Monica was born on July 2, 1954, to William and Betty (Pfister) Holden, in Wisconsin.  She was an active member of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Portage and the Portage Area Community Theater (P.A.C.T.).  She provided pastoral care at St. Mary Church and the Divine Savior Nursing Home and Hospital.  She dedicated her life to God, her daughter, her grandchildren, friends, and community.

She is survived by her daughter, Stefanie Jones (fiancé Timothy Kopmeyer); her brothers, Mark (Ruth) Holden, Bill (Dora) Holden; sisters, Sheila (Bill) Salyers and Colleen Holden-Riemenschneider; grandsons, Seth, Severin, Spenser, Matt, Donald, and Zack; and granddaughter, Taylor; great-grandchildren, Matthew, Theodore, and Addie; nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Betty Holden.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, May 17, 2024, at 2:00 p.m. at St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Portage, with Father Randy Timmerman presiding.  Inurnment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Briggsville, Wisconsin.  Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Friday at the church.

Pflanz Mendrala Funeral Home in Portage is assisting the family.