Leon Allen Holmes, 57, La Crosse, died Thursday, June 15, 2017, at his home.

He was born Oct. 27, 1959, in Wichita to Glen L. Holmes and Sharon L. (Propp). He attended Hays High School and in his earlier years was active with motocross racing.

He was a floor hand worker on an oil field drilling rig and was an auto mechanic.

He enjoyed working on his cars and spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include his mother, Sharon L. Englebright, Garden City; his companion, Tracy Epke, of the home; two sisters, Tammy Younger and husband, Troy, Hays, and Teresa Holmes, Garden City; and a niece, Tara Holmes, Manhattan.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Services will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd, Hays, KS 67601; private family inurnment will be at a later date.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at the mortuary.

Memorials are suggested to the Leon Holmes family in care of the mortuary.

Condolences can be left by guestbook at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or can be sent via e-mail to clinesmortuary@eaglecom.net