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Bill Holmes laid to rest Thursday

Posted at 6:07 PM, Jul 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-21 21:42:25-04

A Tucson community leader was laid to rest Thursday.

Bill Holmes passed away at age 58. 

Holmes grew up in Yuma but called Tucson home for nearly 40 years and was known man as "Mr. Tucson."

Friends and family say Holmes was very dedicated to seeing the city grow and prosper. 

In lieu of flowers, his family asked for donations to be made to the Children's Museum Tucson or the Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona.