Ernest A. Holmes Jr., 74, passed away Saturday March 30, 2013. He was born on July 28, 1938 in Syracuse, New York, to Ernest and June Holmes.
He worked for AT&T and retired from New York Telephone in 1989.
Ernie was a member of the Air Force National Guard. He was active for many years with the Liverpool and Belgium Cold Springs Ambulance Rescue Squad and the Masons.
He is survived by his wife Joan of Fishers Landing, NY, daughter, Donna (Jim) of Texas, two sons, Ernest III, Edward (Melissa) of Dexter, NY; a brother, Donald of Alexandria Bay, NY; six grandchildren, four nieces and a nephew.
He was predeceased by his wife, Eunice, in 2008; his father, mother and two sisters.
Funeral services and burial will be at a later date. Maurer Funeral Home 300 Second St., Liverpool has charge of local arrangements.