Coroner needs help finding family of deceased Middletown veteran

The Butler County Coroner’s Office is asking the public’s help to locate the family of a deceased Middletown man.

Marvin Holmes was found dead July 31 in his home at 112 S. Clinton St. in Middletown.

“Mr. Holmes was a veteran, and we have worked with the Veterans Services Commission without any success in locating next of kin,” said Martin Schneider, administrator of the coroner’s office.

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No foul play is suspected in his death, which appears to have been by natural causes, according to Schneider.

Anyone with information regarding any family of Holmes is encouraged to call the Butler County Coroner’s Office at 513-785-5860.