LA CENTER, Wash. — Tommy Ray Holmes, formerly of Elmira, died Oct. 9. He was 83.

Mr. Holmes was born Aug. 17, 1929, in Longmont, Colo. He married Lorene Boedigheimer in 1949. He was a barber in Eugene’s River Road area.

He is survived by son, David, La Center, Wash.; sister, Vanna Lyons, Lebanon; and two grandchildren.

A Mass will be celebrated at 11:15 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 28, at St. Catherine Church in Veneta, followed by a luncheon.