Mervin F. Homman, Sr., 86, of Randolph, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at Randolph Health Services surrounded by his loving family.
He was born March 25, 1933 in rural Rio, the son of Herman and Alma (Peterson) Homman. He attended Rio High School until he was drafted into the U.S. Army December 8, 1955. He proudly served his country at Fort Leonard Wood and then was attached to the 25th division and stationed in Hawaii. He was united in marriage to Dorothy Schwoch October 31, 1959. Mervin and Dorothy ran the family dairy farm in rural Randolph until they retired in 2008. He enjoyed hunting, watching sports, and driving racing cars. Mervin was honored to be able to go on the Badger Honor Flight with his fellow veterans in September 2015.
Survivors include his wife Dorothy of 60 years, children Cynthia (John) Stokely, Deb (Randy) Pribbenow, and Mervin Homman, Jr.; grandchildren, Nathan (Autumn) Welch, Brianna Welch (Tony), and Heather Welch; great-grandchildren Chloe, Logan, Vivian, and Elijah; three sisters Delores Hasenfuss, Sharon Homman, and Darlene (Dennis) Lerum and many nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister Darlene Allen, and infant sister Geraldine Homman.
Funeral services will be held Monday, December 16 at 11 AM at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Rio with Rev. Julie Krahn officiating. Interment with full military honors will follow at Bonnet Prairie Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9 AM until the time of services at the church Monday.
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