Toronto, Ontario, Canada/ Mary Bavis Holland died September 30, 2012, on her 83rd birthday, at her home in Toronto. She was born in Corning, NY, to the late Edward and Marie Howe Bavis.\n\nMary attended St. Patrick's School, Corning Free Academy and graduated from Katherine Gibbs School in New York City.\n\nMary is survived by her husband of 60 years, John W. Holland, and six children: daughters Laura (Aurora, NY); Clare (Sharon, VT); Lida (Toronto) and Jennifer (Owasco, NY) and two sons, William and John, both of Toronto, and six grandchildren: Will, Lizz, Nick, Kate, Julia, and Matt. She is also survived by her sister, Clare Bavis, of Corning, NY, and eight nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her daughter, Leslie, and her sister, Ann Manning. Private memorial services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, Corning, NY.