Ruth E. (Martin) Holmes, 87, of Brockton, died December 22, 2020. Born in Woodsville, New Hampshire, daughter of the late Harold and Doris (Gelo) Martin, she graduated from Howard High School, West Bridgewater in 1951. Married in 1955, she was devoted to her family and home. Ruth was the wife of the late Kenneth F. Holmes; loving mother of Richard “Scott” Holmes of Brockton, Susan Johansen and her husband James of East Bridgewater, Terry K. Fox and her husband Paul of Fairhaven, and Robert Holmes and his wife Nancy of North Easton; grandmother of 10; great-grandmother of many; sister of the late Kenneth Martin, Shirley Bergquist, and Evelyn Sellstone; and an aunt of many nieces and nephews. All are welcome to her graveside service on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 10 a.m. at Pine Hill Cemetery, 483 N. Main St., West Bridgewater.
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