PLENTYWOOD - Frances M. Homme passed away May 7, 2003 at her home in Plentywood, following an extended struggle with malignancy. Fran was born Feb. 8, 1915, to Earl and Elizabeth (Derr) Level at Brush Prairie, near Vancouver, Wash.
Fran married Roy Homme in 1963, and has lived in Plentywood since. She is survived by her husband Roy; her daughter, Sandra Witt and her husband Nelsen, of Waldport, Ore.; a grandson, Ron Swaney and his wife Jennifer of Arlee; and by Roy's son, Gary Homme and his wife Linda and their family, of Billings. She is also survived by a brother, Robert Level and his wife Zelma, of Hood River, Ore.; a sister, Betty Kadlec and her husband Sterling, of The Dalles, Ore.; and many nephews, nieces and great-nephews and nieces.
In honoring Fran's wishes, there will be no formal services. Her cremated remains will be returned to Hood River, Ore., where she spent her childhood and young adult life. Fran's family extends their gratitude and thanks for the friends, neighbors and to the Plentywood community for their friendship and help during her illness … you have all been wonderful.