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Wayne Lewis Holmes
1948-2012 PITTSFIELD Wayne Lewis Holmes, 64, of 130 Appleton Avenue, Pittsfield, died Friday, December 14, 2012, at Berkshire Medical Center.
Born in Rockland, Maine, on August 24, 1948, the son of Ansil and Mildred Townsend Holmes, he was educated in Rockland, Maine, and Lee, Massachusetts, schools.
A Viet Nam War veteran, he enlisted with the United States
on October 27, 1967, served as a Private Second Class, and was honorably discharged on November 27, 1970.
Mr. Holmes was the owner-operator of Got To Be Clean Janitorial Services in Pittsfield for five years.
He enjoyed his freedom outdoors, especially fishing, even though he was handicapped. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, as well.
Mr. Holmes leaves his wife, the former Connie M. Williams, whom he married April 12, 1980.
Besides his wife, Mr. Holmes is survived by two sons, Jamie L. Holmes and his wife, Nicole, of Pittsfield, and Michael C. Holmes and his wife, Barbara, of Pittsfield; a daughter, Christy Babbs and her husband, Jason, of Pittsfield; a sister, Bonnie Greenwood of Canaan, Connecticut, and four grandchildren, Jason, Mickenlee, Alanna, and Jaycee.
FUNERAL NOTICE: Calling hours for Wayne Lewis Holmes will be held Monday, December 17, from 3 to 5 p.m., at DERY FUNERAL HOME. Funeral services will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mr. Holmes may be made to his family to help defray final expenses.
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Dec. 15, 2012
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"dad its been a while now but still i cant forget the last breath you took i was there just like u were..."
- jamie holmes
"Christy and family, Thinking of you during this difficult time."
- Tikki S
"Connie and Bonnie and family, so sorry to read of Wayne,s passing. He was a good family man and left a..."
- Phil & Sandy Townsend
"Pop, I Will miss you so much! Please take care of Haydn for me and Mike! Give him lots of hugs and..."
- Brittiany Terrell
"I always enjoyed my visits with him. We talked about fishing. so sorry for your loss. robyn"
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