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Richard Holmes, Former Grace Board Member, Dies

Nov 29, 2004

Richard Holmes, 80, former long-time member of the Grace College and Seminary board, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 21 following a two-month-long illness. Holmes served a total of 34 years on the college and seminary board, beginning in 1960 and continuing through the administrations of all five of the schools’ presidents (McClain, Hoyt, Kent, Davis, Manahan). He was board secretary from 1964 to 1991. He is survived by his wife, two children and grandchildren. Funeral service was held this past weekend at the Grace Brethren Church of Wooster, Ohio.