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1940 David 2023

David Walker Holmes

March 2, 1940 — January 5, 2023


David Walker Holmes, Sr.

1940 ~ 2023


David Walker Holmes, Sr. , age 82, passed away in Ogden, Utah on January 5, 2023.  He was born in Ogden, Utah on March 2, 1940 to Eugene and Laura Dell Walker Holmes.  He married Judith Rowland in September 1965 in Reno, Nevada.  He had lived in Ogden, UT, Massachusetts, Layton, UT, Porterville, UT, Salt Lake City, UT and Ogden, UT.


He served in the United States Navy.


He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


David enjoyed hunting, being in the mountains and being around his friends.


Special thanks to the staff of Harrison Pointe Care Center for the great care they gave to David.


He is survived by his son David (Sherri) Holmes II, daughters; Danielle Marie Holmes, Marci Lynn (Kevin) Christiansen, 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, brother Melvin Holmes, Tacoma, WA,  and his brother-in-law Frank Rowland.


David is preceded in death by his wife Judith Rowland Holmes, parents; Laura and “Gene” Holmes,

Wayne and Drauca Holmes, Rosemary McMullin, Claude Blanch, Irene and Darrell Steinicke, and Oresa Holmes.


A Celebration of Life will be held Monday, January 9, 2023 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. at Lindquist’s Layton Mortuary, 1867 No. Fairfield Rd., Layton, Utah.  A graveside service will be held Monday at 3;00 p.m. at Lindquist’s Memorial Park at Layton next to the mortuary.


Interment, Lindquist’s Memorial Park at Layton.


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Monday, January 9, 2023

2:00 - 3:00pm (Mountain time)

Lindquist's Layton Mortuary

1867 No. Fairfield Rd., Layton, UT 84041

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