John P. Holm, age 56, Fargo, died Wednesday, August 3, 2005, at MeritCare Hospital, Fargo.
John Paul Holm was born to Lloyd E. and Vivian (Larson) Holm on May 11, 1949 in Valley City, ND. He was raised in Fargo, and graduated from Fargo South High School. He served 2 years in the US Army with the 23rd MP Company, Americal Division. He served in Viet Nam for one year (1969-1970) on Fire Base, LZ Bronco. He was honorably discharged in 1970. He returned to Fargo, ND and met Donna Erickson on October 4, 1970. They married on March 18, 1972 at Walcott Lutheran Church in Walcott, ND. John worked for Simonson Lumber for 27 years and has been employed at Dakota Supply Group for the past eight years. John especially loved time spent with his grandchildren and enjoyed woodworking, hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife, Donna; daughter, Shannon Campbell (Dave) and their children, Payton and Molly; son, Ronnie (Angie) and their children, Madison, Grace and Connor; siblings: Vonnie Sauer (Robert) Sioux Falls, SD, Charlotte Baumgardner (Jack) Fargo, ND, Lorraine Wilson (Reed) Fargo, ND, Patricia Matthys, Fargo, ND, Phyllis Werner (Bruce) West Fargo, ND, Jerry Holm, Fargo, ND, Jeff Holm (Denise) West Fargo, ND.
He is preceded by his parents and brother, Ronnie Wayne Holm.
The funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. in Peace Lutheran Church, Fargo. Visitation will be held Friday from 5-7 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m., in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo. Visitation will also be held in the church one hour prior to the funeral. Burial will be in Horace Cemetery, Horace, ND.
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo. Online guestbook at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com