Nancy L. Homb, age 79 of Verona, died on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 at the Villa of Middleton Village. She was born on Nov. 28, 1937 in Darlington Township, the daughter of J. Edward and Alice (Jacobsen) Brecklin. She graduated from Darlington High School, Class of 1955.
Nancy worked her whole life as a bookkeeper and enjoyed the challenge of working with numbers her entire career. Nancy derived great pleasure in attending church, playing a multitude of card games, bowling, reading and cheering on the Badgers and Packers. She shared a special bond with each of her children and this was exemplified by her commitment to attend all sporting and school activities. Nancy was a loving and protective mother and grandmother and will be greatly missed by all.
She is survived by her children: Milford “Mick” (Leanne) Homb of O’Fallon, Ill., Kris (Jerry) Jahnke of Parker, Colo., Kathy Homb of Verona, Jay (Kari) Homb of Delavan; her grandchildren: Milford “Lee” (Ceara) Homb, Mallory (Garrett Norton) Homb, Alexa (Cole) Reeder, and Mitchell Homb; a great-granddaughter: Isla Homb; her siblings: Annette (Tim) McGettigan of Darlington and Allan ( Kathy) Brecklin of New Glarus.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother: Lee Brecklin and a sister: Jean Lee.
Memorial services were at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 at the Salem United Church of Christ, 502 Mark Drive, Verona with Rev. Dr. Mark Yurs officiating. Inurnment was at the Verona Cemetery. Visitation was from 10:00 a.m. until 10:50 a.m. on Saturday at the Salem United Church of Christ. The Ellestad Camacho Funeral Home, 500 N 8th St., Mt. Horeb is serving the family.
We would like to thank the staff of the Villa of Middleton Village and Agrace HospiceCare for their support and care of our mother. In lieu of flowers or plants, a memorial fund will be established in Nancy’s name at a later date.