Helen Xipolitos Holland

May 11, 1921 ~ January 31, 2019 (age 97)


Helen Xipolitos Holland 1921-2019


Age 97, of Canton, died Thursday following an extended illness. Born in Alliance she was the daughter of John and Clara (Ruff) Xipolitos. Living in Canton most of her life she attended of Crystal Park United Methodist Church and was a member of  A.A.R.P. She is survived by her daughter: Barbara (Ronald) Diezman Sr. of Louisville; brothers: Louis (Shirley) Pantelis of Canton, Basil Xipolitos of San Francisco, CA; brother-in-law: Donald (Bonnie) Holland of Alliance; grandchildren: Ronald Diezman Jr., Deborah Bezon, Theresa Bajornas, Jeffery (Linda) Diezman; 10 great- grandchildren; 4 great-great grandchildren and very dear daughter-in-law: Nancy (Roy) McCollister. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband: William Holland who died in 1974 and son Billy Holland who died in 1968. Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:00 am in the Wackerly Funeral Home with Chaplain Ellen Cooper officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday evening from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the funeral home. The family would like to thank Mercy Medical Center Home Care and Mercy Medical Center Hospice for their loving care givers to Helen by Kathy, Jessica, Ellen, Cheryl and Janet. For those unable to attend services you may register on line at our: “On Line Registry Page” at


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February 5, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Wackerly Funeral Home
1375 Market Ave North
Canton, OH 44714

Funeral Service
February 6, 2019

10:00 AM
Wackerly Funeral Home
1375 Market Ave North
Canton, OH 44714

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