Obituaries

Obituaries

Erna K. Holmes 1908 - 2006 Baldwin

Baldwin - Services for Erna K. Holmes, 97, Baldwin, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Ives Chapel in Baldwin. Inurnment will be at Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.Mrs. Holmes died Sunday, May 14, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.She was born Nov. 25, 1908, in Worden, the daughter of William and Louisa Young Schwarz. She attended school in the Worden area. She lived in several Kansas communities, including Garden City, Lawrence and Manhattan.Mrs. Holmes was a homemaker.She married Raymond D. Holmes on May 5, 1932. He died in 1992.Survivors include a daughter, Deanna Marquette, Overland Park; a son, Deane Holmes, Prairie Village; four grandchildren and a great-grandson.The family will receive friends after the service at the chapel.The family suggests memorials to Ives Chapel or St. John's Church in Worden, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.