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“Ohhhh! I am really sad. Both Othmar and Rita Homan covered all my college fee expenses when I studied theology before I was ordained. In fact I...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Fr. Misgana - Addis Ababa

“I was 5 years old when my Sister Rita married Ott. I grew up with Ott. When Rita went to town I was taking care of the boys. At this time Ott was...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Judy (Reinhart) Alig - Bryant, IN

“Dad Dad said…don't fight with your brothers Dad said…get out of bed Dad said…you were out late last night Dad said…there’s manure to...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Dave Homan - Rochester Hills, MI

“I work at Madoona manor and I work on the memoery care unit where Mr Ott was at at one point. He is a great guy and will be deeply missed. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: terri - ft mitchell, KY

“We wish we could be there to show are respect for such a great man. We love you grandpa and know you're finally at peace. Janelle and I both know you...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Doug and Janelle Homan - FL

“So sorry to hear about your dad so soon after your mom passed away. Sometimes blessings are not always understood, but I'm sure your dad is happy to...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Cindy Reinhart-Marshall - OH

“Our hearts go out to all of you for having to go through this so soon again. I have fond memories of visiting them and all of you at the home on St....Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Deb & Tom Ritter - Scotch Plains, NJ

“Sue and Family, Please know that you're in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. No matter what the circumstances, it's never easy to...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Sue Frank - The Woodlands, TX

“We are so sorry to hear of your father's passing so close to the passing of your mother. But we now know they are together and both whole once again...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Gayle and Bill Davis (McMillan) - CA


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Othmar 'Ott' Homan, 86 of Villa Hills, KY., formerly of Coldwater, passed peacefully on May 19, 2013 at hospice with his two daughters at his side.
He was born in St. Anthony, Ohio on August 26, 1926 to the late Edward and Catherine (Wendel) Homan. He was married May 28, 1949 to Rita (Reinhart) Homan who died February 22, 2013
He is survived by seven children, Thomas (Nancy Moeller)Homan, New Smyrna Beach, FL., David (Barbara Lange) Homan, Rochester Hills, Mich., Richard (Gretchen Heid) Homan, Naperville, IL., Susan (Harry) Chesnut, Alexandria, KY., Catherine (Thomas) Bourgeois, Alexandria, KY., Michael Homan and Debra Briner, Columbus, Oh. and Carol (Dexter) Holt, Sherborn, MA.; 20 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; seven siblings, Leon (Ladonna), Ralph (Barbara), Lucille Barna, Marie Schroyer, Margaret Gentry, Lavern ( Mary) and Dan (Linda); Sister-in-laws Mary Ann Homan, Jane Boeckman, and Judy Homan.
Deceased are brothers Wilbur, Ernest and Anthony; brother-in-laws Ron Barna, George Schroyer, and Ted Gentry; sister-in-law Jeanette Homan; and a granddaughter, Theresa Homan.
Ott was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater, a life member of American Legion Post #470, and past member of Knights of Columbus Council #1991 and Coldwater Fraternal Order of Eagles #3025.
He retired from New Idea where he worked as a tool and die maker most of his adult life as well as attending to his farm.
Dad enjoyed working outside in his woods and workshop. He loved to take his grandkids for a ride on his tractor out to his woods. His love of nature will be our fondest memories of him. He was an avid Reds and Bengal fan and hunted, fished and enjoyed playing cards.
He was a devoted and loving husband and a father we all respected and are proud of.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am Friday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Burial with military rites will follow at St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Coldwater.
Calling is 3-8 pm Thursday and 9-10 am on Friday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Condolences may be left at hogenkampfh.com