Earl Holmes of Cardinal passed away peacefully at Caressant Care Home in Bourget on Fri., Nov. 17, 2017. He was 84.
He was the dearly beloved husband of Phyllis Holmes (nee Fawcett), and the late Shirley Holmes. He was the loving father of Tim (Charlotte) of Orlando, Fla., Torrence of Atlanta, Ga., and Tom (April) of Prescott; and stepfather of Kenny (Doreen), Bonnie (Andrew), and Kevin (Sherry). Earls is survived by his brother, Esley (Joyce), and his sister, Ruth (Pater) Sevenko; and was predeceased by his brothers, Russell (Wanda) and John. He will be sadly missed by 15 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home in Iroquois today (Wed., Nov. 22) from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Thurs., Nov. 23 at 11 am followed by interment at Mainsville Cemetery in Cardinal.
Donations to the Alzheimer Society would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.marsdenmclaughlin.com.