June 4, 1950 ~ June 9, 2013
Kirk Dennis Holmes, 63, Moorhead, MN, passed away on June 9, 2013 at his home. He was born on June 4, 1950 to Squire and Donna (Schenkey) Holmes in Alexandria, MN.
He grew up in Middle River, MN graduating from Middle River High School in 1968. Kirk then attended Moorhead State College, graduating in 1972 with a degree in Physical Education. After college, he joined the Navy and served as a Lieutenant from 1972 until 1975.
Kirk worked as a Nodak Mutual Insurance Claims Representative for 30 years, retiring in 2007.
On November 14, 1981 he married Rose Stasch at Nativity Catholic Church in Fargo, ND. They lived in Fargo until 2006 when they moved to their lake home on East Spirit Lake. They returned to the area in 2008, making their home in Moorhead.
In his spare time, Kirk loved to golf, watch baseball, and spend time with his friends. He was a devoted husband and a very caring person, willing to do anything for anybody. His generosity will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife, Rose; brothers, Rick and Larry (Loye); and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his brother, Steve.