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Edwin V. Holmberg, 82, passed away, Monday, July 15, 2019 at home under the care of Spectrum Health Hospice, with his family at his side.

The son of Herman & Maria (Joki) Holmberg, he was born December 24, 1936 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  

Edwin was a proud veteran of the United States Army. He retired from Federal Mogul in Greenville after many years as a Computer Systems Analyst. Edwin enjoyed his time outdoors, whether that was skiing or hiking in his younger years, to traveling all over Michigan to enjoy all the scenic treasures.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother Robert Holmberg. Edwin is survived by his wife, Jeanne Holmberg; children, Dr. Connie & Phil Reece, Joseph Holmberg, Matthew & Becky Holmberg, and Aaron Holmberg; grandchildren, Nathan, Anthony, and Taylor; sister, Ruth Lund; along with many other family and friends.

Visitation with the family will take place at 10:00 A.M., Friday July 19th, 2019, at Michigan Cremation & Funeral Care, 3627 Linden Avenue S.E., Wyoming, 49548 with a celebration of life starting at 11:00 A.M., with the Kent County Honor Guard preforming military honors to conclude the service.

To send a message of sympathy to the family, sign Edwin’s online guest book, or to share a favorite memory, please visit:

Arrangements are entrusted to Michigan Cremation and Funeral Care, Grand Rapids, exclusive providers of Veterans Funeral Care.


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  1. Scott Hammond on July 15, 2019 at 7:37 pm

    While I did not know Edwin, I do know Connie and Phil. My heart goes out to you all during this tough time. Im sending thoughts and prayers to you all in this time of need.

  2. Vicky Carey on July 18, 2019 at 10:24 pm

    Uncle Ed was a wonderful, smart, and kind uncle. He was funny and always so calm — I never saw him lose his temper. His treasure was his family, and I know they greatly cherished him, and so did I. We have all been so blessed to have had Ed Holmberg in our lives, and he will be deeply missed.

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