Lawrence W. O. Holmes
Lawrence W.O. "Larry" Holmes, age 73, died Wed., April 9, 2014, at his home in Brookings. Memorial services, with masonic rites, will be 1:30 P.M. Sat., April 19, 2014, at the Brookings United Church of Christ. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Brookings UCC or to a
. Larry was an educator for many years, working as a high school teacher
, principal, college instructor, and a supervisor of student teachers. He was a member of a number of military and masonic organizations. He was currently serving as the Grand Commander of the Grand Commandery of Knights Templar of SD. Survivors include his wife, Loye; son, Nathan; and daughter, Tiana, all of Brookings; and his brother, Richard, of Detroit Lakes, MN.