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William C. Holmes

William C. Holmes

William C. Holmes, 93, of Superior, WI and AZ, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Solvay Hospice House with his son, Brandon, by his side. Bill was born in Nashwauk, MN on May 28th, 1925 to Robert and Genevieve Kelly Holmes. He graduated from Superior Central High School and spent the majority of his career working for the Burlington Northern, retiring in 1987. He is survived by his son, Brandon (Mary-Ellen), grandchildren Levi and Jessica (Steve) Schopp, great-granddaughter Lilly, niece Julie Berg, nephews Robert Berg, Tom and Art Worner, Chuck Holmes and Doug Bentson. He is preceded in death by his first wife, Elaine, daughter Marilyn, second wife Florence, brothers Donald and Robert and sister Bernadine Berg. Bill's family would like to thank Bill Braman and Sharon Mehrman for their loving friendship and care, Essentia Hospice and the staff and volunteers at Solvay Hospice House. Per Bill's wishes, there will be no service. Burial will be later this year at Calvary Cemetery.