Obituaries

Connie Zaidel
B: 1962-10-15
D: 2021-05-04
View Details
Zaidel, Connie
Russell Easey
B: 1939-03-25
D: 2021-05-02
View Details
Easey, Russell
Connie Johnson
B: 1947-03-29
D: 2021-05-02
View Details
Johnson, Connie
Henry "Hank" Dykstra
B: 1935-01-20
D: 2021-05-01
View Details
Dykstra, Henry "Hank"
Donna Monica
B: 1927-01-28
D: 2021-04-30
View Details
Monica, Donna
Carolyn Harvath
B: 1948-10-16
D: 2021-04-28
View Details
Harvath, Carolyn
Phyllis Switzer
B: 1934-07-04
D: 2021-04-27
View Details
Switzer, Phyllis
Beverly Jones
B: 1942-05-20
D: 2021-04-25
View Details
Jones, Beverly
Leona Smith
B: 1921-05-29
D: 2021-04-22
View Details
Smith, Leona
Jan Kennison (Noland)
B: 1965-01-30
D: 2021-04-21
View Details
Kennison (Noland), Jan
Sandra "Sandy" Kellay
B: 1950-03-26
D: 2021-04-20
View Details
Kellay, Sandra "Sandy"
Arlen Leinaar
B: 1935-06-01
D: 2021-04-15
View Details
Leinaar, Arlen
Brenda Trumble
B: 1957-03-13
D: 2021-04-14
View Details
Trumble, Brenda
Ronald Church
B: 1946-11-18
D: 2021-04-12
View Details
Church, Ronald
Andrew Myers
B: 1978-05-12
D: 2021-04-11
View Details
Myers, Andrew
Lori Holmes
B: 1960-04-30
D: 2021-04-08
View Details
Holmes, Lori
Jeff Newman
B: 1945-01-20
D: 2021-04-07
View Details
Newman, Jeff
Lois Bremer
B: 1926-07-14
D: 2021-04-04
View Details
Bremer, Lois
Betsy Lapham
B: 1940-10-10
D: 2021-04-02
View Details
Lapham, Betsy
Nina Herring
B: 1934-05-22
D: 2021-03-30
View Details
Herring, Nina
Susan Stocker
B: 1947-04-12
D: 2021-03-27
View Details
Stocker, Susan

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
133 E. Orchard Street
P.0. Box 217
Delton, MI 49046
Phone: (269) 623-5461
Fax: (269) 623-3188
Lori Holmes

Lori L. Holmes

Saturday, April 30th, 1960 - Thursday, April 8th, 2021
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Lori Holmes, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Lori Holmes

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Lori's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Lori's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Lori Lynn (Evans) Holmes, age 60 of Delton, passed away on April 8, 2021 at Ascension Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo. Lori was born on April 30, 1960 in Kalamazoo to Samuel and Glenda (Peck) Evans. She worked for MSC for 18 years as an inside sales supervisor, and at Vanguard for three years as an accountant. Lori was a dedicated member of Doster Community Reformed Church where she served as a Sunday school teacher, treasurer, and deacon. She was a published gospel artist and sang in the church choir and also as a soloist. Lori was an artist and was interested in painting and glass art. She was also an art scholarship recipient. In her spare time, she liked stamping, reading, watching sci-fi, collecting angel sculptures, travelling, and enjoying the occasional fancy cocktail. Lori was a very stylish person and was very proud of her nail art. She could always be seen wearing jewelry, and was especially fond of her Black Hills Gold pieces. Most important to Lori was her family, especially her children and grandchildren who will miss her vibrant wit and sense of humor. Lori will be dearly missed by her husband, Elwin “Al” Holmes; children: Daryl Claffey, Amanda (Travis) Nesmith, Samantha (Jesse) Young, Elwin “Jay” (Mindy) Holmes, Erika (Derek) Wykstra; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers, Jeff Evans, Kirk Evans, Scott Evans; many nieces and nephews. A memorial service for Lori will be held on Thursday, April 15 at 11:00 A.M. at Doster Community Reformed Church with Pastor Rick Christy and Pastor Steve Slater officiating. Interment Fort Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s, Wounded Warriors, or Doster Community Reformed Church. Please visit www.williamsgoresfuneral.com to share a memory or leave a condolence message for Lori’s family.

Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lori L. Holmes, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Service

    Thursday, April 15th, 2021 | 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, April 15th, 2021 11:00am
    Location
    Doster Community Reformed Church
    Address
    12145 Doster Road
    PLAINWELL, MI 49080
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Lori here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Mike & Lorna Olson, Jen and Brian Bishop, and other have sent flowers to the family of Lori L. Holmes.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
RO

Rob O’Brien

Posted at 07:37pm
So sorry to hear of Lori’s passing. We had so many laugh’s and fun times working at MSC in Kalamazoo. My prayers are with you Al and your family.
SB

Susan Blesch

Posted at 08:31am
I will miss seeing Lori at Bowens. She was such a nice person & always had a smile on her face. She will be missed.
AK

Alex Koperdak

Posted at 09:50pm
Al and family,
So sorry to hear of Lori’s passing. She loved you all dearly. May God’s grace bring you peace.

Tomas James

Posted at 11:25am
Though we have not seen each other in years I recall fondly the youth group trips to Michigan adventure where you and Al would always take my sister and I on all the roller coasters. I learned so many new swear words as the coaster plunged down the large hills and twisted round the corkscrews. Your fun & bubbly personality was always a joy. You will be missed my friend.
R

rbstephenson

Posted at 09:27pm
Lori set such a joyful example of a life well-lived, enjoyed, and celebrated without hubris or envy. Such a role model! The stories we laughed at for many decades -- freezers shoved into trunks of cars, cloudberry liquor incidents, laughter peeling, grandkid adventures, and her love of dogs, friends, relatives, and games to be played. We will miss her, and her spirit fills us with both calm, comfort, and longing. My love and condolences to all her family.
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each