Ruth Holmes

Ruth Holmes

Ruth M. Holmes of Grand Junction, Michigan, passed away at the adult foster care home where she had been lovingly cared for by Mary and Chester Mobly. Ruth was born February 19, 1923 in Otsego to Clifton and Laura (Root) Holmes. From the age of 8 she had suffered from epilepsy and even so she was always happy. She enjoyed weaving. Ruth had a lovely voice, loved to sing and knew many songs.

Surviving are two brothers, Tom Holmes of Texas and Jack (Linda) Holmes of Otsego; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by an infant brother, LeRoy; a brother, William Holmes; and her sister, Laura “Sis” Lewis.

Cremation has taken place. Burial of ashes will be at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego. Contributions in memory of Ruth may be made to the Epilepsy Research Foundation.

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