HOLMES, John - Peacefully on July 15, 2013 at the Toronto East General Hospital in his 84th year. Survived by his wife, Florence (Mike) (nee Harrison); sons Brian (Brigitte) and Brent (Rhonda); daughter Bridget (Scott), and nine grandchildren. Also survived by his brother Harry V. Holmes. Predeceased by his parents, Alexander Walton Holmes and Ella Holmes, brother Arthur and sister Margaret. As per the family's wishes, a private service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the University of Guelph, Pet Trust, www.ovc.uoguelph.ca/pettrust/
Arrangements in the care of SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, CREMATION AND TRIBUTE CENTRE, 416-698-2861.