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Barbara Ruth Barnum Holmes

June 21, 1933 — April 18, 2024

Barbara Ruth Barnum Holmes

Barbara Ruth Barham Holmes, 90, passed away on April 18, 2024 at the Wyoming County

Nursing Facility in Warsaw, New York following a brief illness.

Barbara was a resident of Perry, formerly of Virginia Beach, Virginia.

She was predeceased by parents Dwight Barham and Ruth B. Barham and a brother, Roy

Dwight Barham.

Survivors include sons David Bishop and John Holmes and daughter Kathryne Albus:

grandchildren Taylor Holmes and Bradley Albus.

Barbara had worn many hats over the years and loved cats and dogs having trained show dogs

at one point. She loved music and sang in every chorus available, including Sweet Adeline's

before moving to Perry. In later years she enjoyed coloring, word puzzles, reading and


Barbara was a member of Grace and Truth Christian Fellowship in Groveland, New York where

a memorial service will be held on Sunday, April 28 at 1pm.

Barbara was a dear friend who will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Barbara Ruth Barnum Holmes, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Sunday, April 28, 2024

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Grace and Truth Christian Fellowship

3462 East Groveland Road, Mount Morris, NY 14510

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