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 David Mottershead “Dave” Holmes

David Mottershead “Dave” Holmes

Lethbridge, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Death 18 Sep 1990 (aged 69)
Taber, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Burial Lethbridge, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Plot Block 18 Lot 1 Grave 5W
Memorial ID 103787578 · View Source
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Lethbridge Herald September 20, 1990

Passed away peacefully in his home on Tuesday, September 18, '1990, MR. DAVID M. HOLMES, at the age of 69 years, beloved husband of Mrs. Clara Holmes of Taber, Alberta.

Born, raised and educated in Lethbridge the late Mr. David Holmes served overseas during World War II with the Roya l Canadian Air Force.

He married Clara Falk on November 15, 1947 in Lethbridge and together they moved to Coleman, Alberta that same year where they resided until moving to Taber in 1955. Mr. Holmes has resided in Taber until his passing.

David spent many hours in his garden and he was a true outdoorsman.

Besides his loving wife, Clara, David is survived by one daughter, Karen Overing of Taber; one son, John (Betty) Holmes of Calgary; two grandchildren, one sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Hocking of Lethbridge; and one brother, Albert (Frances) Holmes of Brooks.

He was predeceased by his parents, Albert and Eliza Holmes; one brother, Fred Holmes; and one sister, Jessie Leslie.

BROTHER - Frederick William Holmes

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 103787578
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for David Mottershead “Dave” Holmes (23 Feb 1921–18 Sep 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103787578, citing Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada ; Maintained by Bear Hugs (contributor 47810210) .