Winchester Press – obit – Gordon Kenneth Holmes

Gordon Kenneth Holmes

Gordon Kenneth Holmes “Joe” of Winchester,a licensed barber and retired dairy farmer, passed away July 7,2007 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital. He was 85.
He was born on June 16, 1922 in Winchester to the late SamuelHolmes and the late Rita McIntosh. He was husband to the lateBea Fader whom he married in Reids Mills Sept. 17, 1946. He wasthe father of the late Gord, Joan, Roger, Ronald, Laurie, Paul,and Marc. He was the grandfather of 12 grandchildren, and onegreat-grandchild. He is survived and predeceased by many brothersand sisters.
There was a private family service, followed by interment.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Byers Funeral Home in SouthMountain.
Donations may be made to the Winchester District Memorial Hospitalor to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.