203 1st Ave NE, Waverly, IA 50677

Specialist 4 Bruce Dean Holmes

Specialist 4 Bruce Dean Holmes was born on March 19, 1946 in Waverly, IA and died June 4, 2016 in Wilkeson, WA.

Bruce Dean Holmes entered the United States Army on August 3, 1967, in Des Moines, IA, served during the Vietnam War era and reached the rank of Specialist 4 before being discharged on March 9, 1969 in Oakland, CA.

Bruce Dean Holmes is buried at Harlington Cemetery in Waverly, Iowa and can be located at

Armed Forces Grave Registration

Release Date: July 4, 2079.


Bruce Holmes A local Enumclaw artist died July 4th, 2016. He was born March 19th, 1946 in Waverly, IA and lived in the Enumclaw area for more than 44 years. A memorial was held Aug. 6th in Puyallup. He is survived by an older brother, John L. Holmes of West Warwick, RI, and a younger sister, Rebecca Johnson of Fairbanks, AK. His ashes were placed in one of his own sculpture pieces and will be interred in the family plot in Waverly, IA at a later date.

Published in News Tribune (Tacoma) on Sept. 24, 2016

“Bruce Holmes,” The News Tribune, accessed June 2, 2017. http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/tribnet/obituary.aspx?pid=181587781.