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Obituary for Peter L Holmes Jr.

Peter L Holmes Jr., 55 of Orchard St, a lifelong resident of Kingston, NY, died at home on Tuesday, March 12th, 2019.

He was born in Kingston, NY on July 17th, 1963, a son of Donna A. (Riehl) Holmes of Kingston, and the late Peter L. Holmes, Sr.

Peter enjoyed watching NASCAR, trains, reading history books and tinkering with watches.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sister, Cheryl (Troy) Sussin of Saugerties, a son Scott (Djamilia) Holmes, two daughters, Meaghan (Jeff) Jensen and Leah (Lee) Hall. Six grandchildren, nieces, nephews and several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.

Cremation was held at Wiltwyck Crematory.

A Time of Remembrance will begin at 6:00 pm, Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 at the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park, Town of Esopus. The family will receive friends at the funeral home prior to the service from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Burial at St. Mary's Cemetery will be private.

In lieu of fresh flowers, the family suggests indoor plants for loved ones to take home and nurture, or a contribution in Peter's memory to the American Heart Association at: