Virginia E. (Loethen) Holmes, 88, Overland Park, Kansas, passed away Monday, November 8, 2010, in Overland Park, Kansas. She was born August 15, 1922, in Meta, Mo., daughter of Martin and Addie Meltabarger Loethen. She is survived by one son, Michael; one grandson, Danny and wife Anni Holmes of Kansas; former daughter-in-law, Elizabeth; one brother, Harold (Bud) Loethen, Meta, Mo. and two sisters, Alice and husband Ben Hake, Meta, Mo. and Joyce Emmerich of Eldon, Mo. She was preceded in death by her parents, Martin and Addie Loethen; her husband, Charles Holmes; one son, Larry Vance; one daughter, Betty Jo Vance; four brothers, Wayne, Bernard (Jack), John (Pepper) and Larry Loethen and one sister, Betty Haidusek. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, November 20, Our Lady of Snows Catholic Church, Mary's Home, Mo. with Fr. Short officiating.