Donald "Windy" "Jack" A. HolmesSeptember 19, 2017
Age 88 of Kennedy Township, passed away with his family by his side on September 19, 2017. He was the son of the late Robert and Grace Holmes. Beloved husband of the late Gertrude Holmes; father of Thomas (Deborah), Catherine (Bill) Abee, Denise, Robert, the late Jackie (Colleen), and the late Michael, 13 Grandchildren (Adam Brown, Michael, Angel and Tommy Holmes, Dan Mulkeen, Rikki Lyn and Ginny Riccardi, Larry and Chris Holmes, Chet and Nicole Glowacki, Zach and Abby Holmes, and 16 Great Grandchildren). Beloved brother of Thelma (late Jim) McKnight, Shirley (late Jack) Knight and the late Harry (late Anna Mae) and Ronald (Joann). He will be missed by many nieces and nephews. He was a proud member of the U.S. Army for 40+ years, both Active, Inactive, and the Reserves. Former Chaplin of the West Park Fire Department. Former Commander of the American Legion Post 464, and a member of Moon Run American Legion. Family will receive friends on WEDNESDAY from 6-8pm and THURSDAY from 2-4 and 6-8pm at the McDERMOTT FUNERAL HOME, INC. 334 Forest Grove Rd., Kennedy Township, where prayers will be offered FRIDAY at 9:30am, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Malachy Church at 10am.