Will celebrate Roger and Patricia (P.K.) Holmes will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Dec. 10. Mr. and Mrs. Holmes were married in Vermillion at Trinity Lutheran Church on Dec. 10, 1961.
The couple have resided in Vermillion for many years where Mr. Holmes is the owner/operator of Holmes Welding and Manufacturing and Mrs. Holmes is a professor in the nursing department at The University of South Dakota. The couple has two children and two grandchildren. The couple's son, Karl Holmes, is a physician assistant in Cedar Rapids, IA, where he resides with his wife, Lynn, and children, Ashley and Paige. The couple's daughter, Elizabeth Johnson, is an attorney in Minneapolis, MN where she resides with her husband, Christopher.