Mr. Raymond P. Holmes II, aged 3 of Howard City, died Saturday, November 1, 2003 in Big Prairie Twp. at the home of one of his aunts. He was born Raymond Paul Holmes II in Grand Rapids, MI the son of Crystal Jean-Sarah (Cole) and Raymond Paul Holmes I on September 11, 2000.

He is survived by his mother Crystal Cole, his father Raymond Holmes I of White Cloud, his grandparents Teressa Cole of Howard City, Mark & Christy Cole of Newaygo, Vicky Moore of Grand Rapids, his great-grandparents Milton Surdam of Howard City, Myrna Holben of Kent City, Marilyn Cole of White Cloud, Paulette & Arnold Holmes of White Cloud and several aunts and uncles.

Funeral mass services will be held at 11:00 A. M from the Christ the King Catholic Church, Howard City, on Wednesday, November 5, 2003 with Father Ray Bruck as Celebrant. Interment will be in the St. Appolonia Cemetery near Morley. Visitation will be held 9:00 - 11:00 A. M. Wednesday at the church. For Memorials please consider his monument.

McKinley Funeral Home, Newaygo 231-652-5613. http:\\mckinleyfuneral.com