Vaughn Homan, age 74, of Bird Island died at his home on Tuesday, November 22, 2016. A memorial service will be held Wednesday, November 30th at 1:00 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Bird Island with Rev. Nick Huseby officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at St. John’s Cemetery in Osceola Township, rural Bird Island. Arrangements are with Dirks-Blem Funeral Service of Olivia.
Vaughn Bruce Homan was born September 4, 1942 to John and Dorothy (Schroeder) Homan. He grew up on the family farm north of Bird Island and attended Bird Island schools. He was confirmed at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Osceloa Township. Vaughn served his country in the U.S. Army from 1964-1966. After his discharge he assisted on the family farm and has been a longtime Bird Island resident. Vaughn loved taking care of his home and yard, gardening, going for his daily walks, and watching TV.
Vaughn is survived by his aunt Lois Schroeder and many cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents.