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Leonard W. Holmes

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“Thank you for sharing Leonard with us at Oakland Centre Adult Day. He was a wonderful, kind and gentle man. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Terry Hutchison - MI

“A gentleman and a gentle man. Loved and respected by all who knew him at the P.O. Leonard was the Real Deal, a man like every man strives to be;...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Gerry Donovan - Lawrence, MI

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. His smile and his wit will always be remembered. Victor and Cheryl ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear DeMaris and family, sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Ken and Linda (Shingledecker) Foust - MI

“Our prayers are with you DeMaris and to all family members. Leonard was a personal friend for over 60 + years. I have many memories of time spent...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Richard & Barbara Ballinger

“DeMaris and Family, sorry for your lose. So many memories remain and connections with our families. Leonard will we always remembered for this smile...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: James R. Dean - Schoolcraft, MI

“So sorry for your loss - he was a great guy. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Jesse & Sandra Rochholz

“Dear DeMaris, Steve and Greg, Kurt and I were so happy to have know Leonard with all his fun stories and going back to you having the sheep at...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Caroline & Kurt Wiley - MI

“Sincere Sympathies. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Kathy Hoeksema-Aivars - MI

“Thoughts are with the Holmes family. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Greg and Kayla Dean - Paw Paw, MI

“DeMaris, thoughts and prayers with you, he was such a kind man and God will reward him for his wonderfu life on earth ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Mike Mulligan - Kalamazoo, MI

“I worked with Leonard at the Miller RD post office. He was always a gentleman. So sorry for you loss. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Caldwell - Kalamazoo, MI

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Leonard was born on March 11, 1937 and passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2016.

Leonard was a resident of Kalamazoo, Michigan at the time of passing.

He graduated from Schoolcraft High School in 1955.

Leonard was a veteran of the United States Navy serving 4 years from 1955-1959.

Leonard was married to DeMaris Holmes.

A funeral service to celebrate Leonard's life will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, Nov. 26, at Schoolcraft United Methodist Church, 342 N. Grand Street, where friends may visit with the family from 11am-1pm. Pastor Julia Humenik will officiate. Private family interment will be at Ft. Custer National Cemetery on Monday, Nov. 28.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan, New Friends, or Oakland Adult Foster Care. *MEMORIALS**

Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan
222 N Kalamazoo Mall #100, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 345-0273

New Friends
3700 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 372-6100

Oakland Adult Foster Care
2255 W Centre Ave, Portage, MI 49024
(269) 373-3200