Margaret Locke Holman, 90, of Hamden, formerly of Frost Drive, North Haven passed away peacefully on Monday, November 16, 2015 at the Hamden Healthcare Center.  She was the wife of the late Edmond J. Holman.  Margaret was born in New Haven on August 24, 1925; daughter of the late Joseph J. and Elizabeth A. Shanahan Locke; had worked for Stop & Shop until her retirement in 1980; enjoyed doing arts, crafts, planting flowers and her grandchildren whom she loved unconditionally.  Mother of Susan (Patrick) Ryan and Edmond “Chip” (MaryBeth) Holman.  Grandmother of Samantha Holman and William Ryan.  Predeceased by her brother Joseph Locke.

Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Friday morning at 9:00.  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Vincent de Paul’s Church at 9:30.  Interment will follow in East Lawn Cemetery.  The visiting hours will be Thursday from 5 to 8 pm.  Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 200 Executive Blvd., Ste. 4B, Southington, CT  06489.