Born Feb. 1, 1925, in St. Louis, Mo., son of the late Guspa and Bertha Homo, he was an avid weather watcher and lifetime St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan.
On Jan. 26, 1963, in St. Louis, he married Harriett McCormick who preceded him in death.
Survivors include his daughter, Angela Sanders and husband, Sean, of Amarillo; three grandchildren, Dylan, Nisa, and Oria Sanders, all of Amarillo.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., today, Wednesday, Dec. 26, at Cox-LaGrone Funeral Home Benton Chapel.
Burial will follow at the Mt. Giliad Cemetery in Malden, Mo.