ADA — Caromel Homan, 84, died on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at 4:35 a.m., at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. She was born on Nov. 26, 1929, in Breathitt County, Ky., to Corbett and
Mary “Maggie” (Higgins) Clemons and they preceded her in death. She
first married Jay Conley and he died in October of 1956. She then
married, on Dec. 22, 1959, Dr. John Homan and he died in November of
Caromel formerly worked at RBM Manufacturing, of Kenton,
and Kmart, of Kenton. She was the proud owner of the C&H Dairy
Queen, of Alger. She was a nutritionist and went to school for Physical
Therapy. Caromel also worked as her husband’s receptionist at the Dr.
John Homan Chiropractic Office in Ada and Kenton.
the Victory Chapel of Praise Church, Rural Alger. She attended McGuffey
High School. She was a charter member and lifetime member of the Ada VFW Post
#9381 Women’s Auxiliary. She was a Blue Star Mother for veterans.
are two sons, Allen Conley, of Ada, and John (Brandy) Homan, II, of
Reynolds, Ind.; four daughters, Rosemary Powell, of Ada, Janet Harris,
of Ada, Eleanor Estes, of Reynolds, Ind., and Shelly (Bill) Baughman, of
Belle Center; 27 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; five
great-great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Edna Judy, of Mt. Cory, and
Opal Stacey, of Stanton, Ky. She was preceded in death by a son, Gary
Conley; two grandsons, Mark Conley and Adam Harris; five brothers and
Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m., on Tuesday,
Feb. 18, 2014, at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, with Pastor David
Trusty officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Ada. Friends
may call 4 to 8 p.m., on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at Hanson-Neely Funeral
Home, Ada, and until time of service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions can be made to Not By Choice Cancer Outreach, 3 N. Detroit St., Kenton, Ohio, 43326.
Condolences may be expressed at www.hansonneely.com.