Nov. 25, 2015
OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES
Lyall Holmes of RR #2 Mountain passed away peacefully at Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Thurs., Nov. 19, 2015. He was 77.
He was the beloved husband of Pat Holmes (nee Baldwin) for 53 years. He was the loving Dad of Greg (Julie), Angela, and Tim (Tara). He was the cherished Papa of Logan, Olivia, Brett, and Paige. Lyall was the dearly loved brother of Marion Carkner (Bob), Mac (Eunice), Carol Bryan (Dave), and sister-in-law Carol Holmes. He was predeceased by Lynden, Eldon, Connie, and his parents, Tom and Joyce Holmes. He will be fondly remembered by aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
By Lyall’s request, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Byers Funeral Home, 2990 Church St. in South Mountain (613-989-3836) on Fri., Nov. 27 from 6 to 9 pm. A Celebration of Life will be held at Winchester Wesleyan Church, 537 Main St., on Sat., Nov. 28 at 11 am, followed by interment at Knights Cemetery.
By family request, donations may be made to Winchester Wesleyan Church or the Winchester District Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.
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