Gene Holmes

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Holmes, Gene W.



Gene Holmes, 86, passed away on Jan. 27, 2017 at his home in Albq. He is survived by his wife of 59 yrs, Bonnie (McMillen)

Holmes, daughters Eula (Holmes)

Heaney, Jayne Holmes, grandson Tristan Rogers and extended family Betty 'Lou' Holland.

Gene was born in Cortez, Colo in 1930. He graduated from Cortez High School in 1948 and served in the U.S. Navy from 1948 to 1952. Gene worked for Eidson Metal and D&R Tank.

Gene was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Dale and Daisy (Snyder) Holmes, brothers Donald & Dale, infant daughter Elizabeth, son Jeff Unser Holmes, and granddaughter Kylene Unser Holmes; niece, Kim Harris, Robin Thompson and nephew, Shawn Holmes.

A memorial service will be held Sat. Feb. 11, 2017 at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul NE at 11am. There will be a 'Celebration of Life' immediately following at the Holmes residence.

The Holmes Family would like to express sincere thanks to the staff of Presbyterian Home Hospice and with a deep heartfelt thank you to Jim and Brenda .

Published in Albuquerque Journal on Feb. 5, 2017
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