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“So sorry to hear about Kevin.. He was a big part of my life and is missed.. I too remember the laughter and jokes.. He gave me many memories, one...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Crystal Jordan - Charlotte, MI

“You are still missed, and I regret the opportunities we missed. My deepest sympathies to the family left behind. ”
2 of 26 | Posted by: Mike

“Two years have been a blink. Give us direction on how to resolve this next step. Waiting ... ”
3 of 26 | Posted by: Greta - Albion, MI

“To the Holdridge Family ~ I am so sorry for your loss. I have known Kevin since High School and have many wonderful memories of laughs and good...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Kathy Woods Johnson

“My heart goes out for the Holdridge family. you all will be in our prayers ”
5 of 26 | Posted by: Greg Naki

“Laury,Danny,sugar,corky,Tammy,Kit,Mike,Sue I am so sorry to hear about Kevin. We sure did have alot of fun growing up and learning what life is all...Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: Anna Geething

“Diana, I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your children as you go through this difficult time. ”
7 of 26 | Posted by: Tracy Hall

“Diana & family - We are very sorry to hear of Kevin's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. ”
8 of 26 | Posted by: Heather & Jack Hadley

“I was very sorry to hear of Kevin's death. I've only known Kevin for a few years but thought he was a hard worker and a thoughtful person. My...Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: Mike Harris

“I need to express my heart felt symphty to all of kevins family, Only recently our paths crossed after so many years had gone by since high school.It...Read More »
10 of 26 | Posted by: Julie Burrows

“Diana and Andrew - our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
11 of 26 | Posted by: Susan

“my heartfelt sympathy goes out to Kevin's family, especially his son Drew. I'm dear friends with his sister Laury. Kevin & I have been friends for...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: colleen wilis

“He was my uncle.He was a vety loving man we all loved him and will miss him gratly.My prairs go to my aunt and cousins.Expecially his only son Andrew...Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Gabbie Stepp

“my Uncle Kevin was a very cool guy he was strong and brave. I loved spending chrismas eve. and all of our famly gatherings with him. I will miss him...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Kimi

“Uncle Kevy was my favorite uncle. There was never a dull moment around him. He is loved very much. ”
15 of 26 | Posted by: Stephanie Gish

“Kit, Sug,Susie, Tammy, Dan, Laury, Corky and Mike, I so sorry to hear of Kevin's passing. So many memories from our childhood on L Drive. Ice...Read More »
16 of 26 | Posted by: Lisa (Langridge) Jasienski

“I was very sorry to hear about Kevin, we went to mar-lee together and seen each other once in awile here and there, Dan ”
17 of 26 | Posted by: Dannie L. Sheldon Jr

“Very sad to hear about Kevin. My brother and sister and I went to Mar Lee with Kevin and Laury. We use to play at the Geethings house together when...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: Kippi (Elwood) Bowe

“As a former co-worker with Kevin, I have nothing but good thoughts and memories of him. I'm very sad to hear the news. ”
19 of 26 | Posted by: Dave Hambach

“I met Kevin when he started to work at Iscar Metals, he was my partner we shared the area. We worked well together. His work ethic and knowledge was...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: David Kowalski

“We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family. ”
21 of 26 | Posted by: David and Kim Pease

“I'm shocked & very saddened to hear of Kevin's passing. My deepest condolences to his family. I feel fortunate to have known Kevin growing up out...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Debbie (Reed) Jarvis

“My sincerest condolence over Kevin’s premature passing. I met Kevin for the first time within the past year. Right away, I knew...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: Jim Bell

“May God be with the family through their time of need. ”
24 of 26 | Posted by: Tiffany

“Kevin was my uncle. My favortie memory of him was when we use to stay over at my aunts house with my cusins he would lift us up upside down and let...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Susan Stepp

“I will miss my uncle Kevin. The last time I was with him we went fishing and swimming. We also rode bikes, being with him was always a lot of fun. I...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: matthew stepp 2


H. Kevin Holdridge, age 44, of Albion, died at his home Sunday, September 21, 2008. Kevin was born October 7, 1963 in Jackson to Atwood Ferren and Carolyn Marcella (Miller) Holdridge. He attended Marshall Schools and served in the U.S. Army. Kevin lived in Las Vegas with his father. They worked together as stone masons until his father’s death. Kevin then returned to the Albion area and has lived there since. He has worked as a sales representative in the cutting tool industry. He was married on June 11, 1999 in Marshall’s United Methodist Church to Diana D. Stepp. Kevin loved time with his son. Riding their bicycles and fishing were favorite pastimes. He loved being outdoors and enjoyed Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. He liked to garden and landscape. For many years Kevin played softball and baseball at the Rice Creek Ball Park. There he coached his son Andrew’s baseball team and he also was the assistant coach of Andrew’s team in Marshall. Kevin read every day. Surviving are his wife Diana; son Andrew James Ferren Holdridge , and step-sons Nicholas Chase Joseph Yates and Wyatt Logan Charles Yates all of Albion; 3 brothers George Arthur Holdridge of Duluth ,MN Atwood Daniel Holdridge of Battle Creek and Michael Kelley Holdridge of Michigan; 5 sisters Laury Jo (Jeff) Gish of Colorado, Tamara Ann Glasscock of Michigan, Helen Marcella (Martin) Quigley of Olivet, Linda Sue (William) Quigley of Springport, and Carolyn Marie Winter of Michigan; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. Friends may call at Craig K. Kempf Funeral Home in Marshall on Wednesday 2PM-9PM with family present 2PM-4PM and 6PM-8PM to greet friends and share memories. Funeral services celebrating his life will be held on Thursday at 10:30AM at Craig K. Kempf Funeral Home with Rev. Thomas Fox of Homer United Methodist Church officiating. Friends who wish may make memorial contributions to American Cancer Society. Assistance with memorials available at Kempf Funeral Home.

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