Andrew H. Holmes

PHOENIX, Ariz.–Andrew H. Holmes, 31, formerly of New Waterford, died Jan. 4.

Andrew was born Feb. 17, 1986, a son of Robert J. and Cheryl A. (Gould) Holmes, and was a 2004 graduate of Crestview High School. He received his Bachelor’s of Science from Youngstown State University in Biology then began his Masters Degree. After pursuit of various life interests, he worked at Axion International in New Castle, Pa., as a research and design scientist in the energy storage field. He moved to Arizona in July 2016 and began working for Fluidic Energy where he worked as a systems test engineer.

Besides his parents, Robert and Cheryl Holmes of Leetonia, he is survived by two brothers, Cody (Sarah) Holmes of Leetonia and Cade Holmes of North Lima, and a sister, Aurora Holmes of North Lima; and his maternal grandfather, Jack Gould of Salem.

The funeral service will be noon Monday at the Linsley-Royal Funeral Home, East Palestine. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday and from 11 a.m. until the time of service on Monday. A time of fellowship will follow the funeral service.

Arrangements were with the Linsley-Royal Funeral Home, East Palestine.