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George Edwin Holmes

Submitted by on July 19, 2019 – 12:00 amNo Comment

George Edwin Holmes, 84, of Alpena passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City.

George was born October 27, 1934 in Harrisville to the late Edwin and Florence (Phillips) Holmes. He served in the United States Army. On October 26, 2001, he married Janice K. McCoy. George owned and operated ABC Homes, until retiring in 2010. He was a member of the Exchange Club and enjoyed golfing.

Surviving are his wife, Janice; 3 sons, Brian (Rene) Holmes, Jeff (Louanne) Holmes, Mark (Teena) Holmes; Janice’s children, Ron (Kim) Wittenberg, Doris (Mark) Babich, Gary (Nancy) Wittenberg; 10 grandchildren; one great grandchild; two sisters, Helen Holmes, Myrtel (John) Gilgallon; and two nephews.

Mr. Holmes was preceded in death by his sister, Dorothy Masich.

Cremation arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.