Randy B. Holmes

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Randy B. Holmes

May 05, 1953 - October 18, 2018

Presque Isle Randy B. Holmes, 65, of Presque Isle, Maine passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on October 18, 2018 at Maine Medical Center.
He was born to parents Lester and Blanche Holmes on May 5, 1953, in Spokane Washington. He gave his service to the United States Army for eight years and attended college at Phoenix University. Randy worked for the Internal Revenue Service for 35 years before retiring at age 55.
Randy is survived by his wife and best friend, Kathy of 20 years; mother, Blanche Holmes; daughters, Erin Holmes, and Erin Desfosses; sons, Michael Whitmer, Dirk Whitmer, and Evan Horne; brother, Brad Holmes; grandson, Brandon Cropley, Owen Cropley, and Aiden Desfosses; and many loving nieces, nephews, and extended family. He was preceded in death by his father, Lester Holmes; brother, Timothy Holmes; and son, Joey.
Randy was a loving father, husband, grandfather, and friend to everyone. We are all heartbroken that he was taken to soon but are grateful for all the fond memories we were able to create.
Services will take place at the Northern Maine Veterans Cemetery, Caribou on October 29, 2018, for immediate family. A celebration of life will follow at Teresa's Corner Cafe & Bakery from 12 p.m.- 2 p.m. All are welcome to attend. Full obituary can be viewed on www.hobbsfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital, Development Office, 22 Bramhall St., Portland, ME 04102.
Published on October 24, 2018
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Ruth and Mona
Nov 08, 2018
So sorry to hear about Randy. Our love and prayers are with his family at this time.
Dale, Lisa and Darby Keegan
Nov 04, 2018
We were shocked to ready about Randy. I will always remember him as Joey's dad and Kathy's best friend. He was such a kind man and I know he is going to be missed for the rest of time. I pray for God's peace for you and your family as you grieve this loss.
Sue Sands
Oct 26, 2018
So sorry to hear of the passing of Randy. Love and prayers to all.
Lilian Ogagan
Oct 24, 2018
My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. May his soul continue to Rest In Peace
Vicky Lee
Oct 24, 2018
Was so surprised to read of Randy's passing. I am sorry for your loss. I enjoyed working with him for many years and he will be missed. May your family find peace and comfort in fond memories of Him. RIP Randy.
Fonda Hughes
Oct 24, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss. I was shocked when I heard about this. He was a good man and loved his family very much. You are in my prayers and thoughts.

Fonda and Scott Hughes