HOLMES, Dyer Brainerd NASA's first Director of Manned Space Flight, retired President of Raytheon (NYSE:RTN), designer of the Patriot anti-missile system, and retired Chairman of Beech Aircraft, died on Friday, January 11, 2013, in Memphis, TN. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 11AM at Trinity Church, Boston, 206 Clarendon St. Boston followed by entombment in the Holmes family mausoleum at Newton Cemetery, 791 Walnut St. Newton Centre. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to St. Paul's Church in Nantucket, MA or the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum, Washington, DC. For Complete obituary and online guestbookpleasevisit www.BurkeFamilyFuneralHomes.com Henry J. Burke & Sons Funeral Home Wellesley Hills

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Published in The Boston Globe from Jan. 16 to Jan. 18, 2013