Calvin T. Holmes, Sr.
Date of Birth:  April 20, 1952
Date of Death:  June 9, 2013

  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Tuesday, June 11, 2013   3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM
  • St. Athanasius Catholic Church  
  • 4708 Prudence Street, Baltimore, MD 21226     View Map
  • Wednesday, June 12, 2013   3:00 PM
  • Private  
  • N/A      
  • Calvin T. Holmes, Sr., 61, a ten year resident of Fellsmere, FL and formerly of Pasadena, MD died peacefully on Sunday, June 9, 2013 at Sebastian River Medical Center.

    He was born on April 20, 1952 in Annapolis, MD to Edna and the late Truman Holmes.

    Mr. Holmes graduated from Northeast High School in 1970.  He became a professional firefighter for Anne Arundel County in July of 1975.  He was known by his friends in the fire department as "Rughead."  During his career, he worked at many stations, primarily in North County, spending the majority of his career at Harmons Dorsey Station 21 and Brooklyn Station 31.  He was with the fire department for 27 years until his retirement in 2001.  After retiring, he moved to Sebastian Florida where he enjoyed time with his granddaughter.

    He was an avid Ravens fan and in his free time he enjoyed fishing and hunting with his son, Calvin, Jr.

    Mr. Holmes is survived by his wife of 41 years, JoAnne Holmes, his son Calvin Holmes, Jr. of Fellsmere, FL, his daughter Michele Holmes of Sebastian, FL, his mother Edna Holmes of Pasadena, his mother in law Mary Koppleman of Brooklyn, MD, his siblings David Holmes, Claudette Stanley, and Brenda Booth all of Pasadena, and his granddaughter Siearra Holmes of Fellsmere, FL.

    Friends may call on Tuesday from 3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Stallings Funeral Home, PA.  A funeral procession will depart from the funeral home on Wednesday at 2:00 PM to go to St. Athanasius Catholic Church where funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM.  Interment private.  Memorial contributions may be made the Anne Arundel Alarmers 115 Glenmont Ave Glen Burnie, MD 21061.