Obituary of Homer Owen Darnall
Homer went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at the age of 85 years. Beloved husband of 61 years to Patricia Darnall, loving father to Laura Leiser (Greg), and Linda Darnall. Loving grandfather to Eric Leiser (Jenny), Jeffrey Leiser (Lindy), and Jay Masonek (Casey). Great-grandfather to Sophia and Seraphim. Born in Tucson, Arizona to Edgar and Nola Darnall, brother to Ned Darnall (deceased), Homer especially enjoyed his high school years, and was also active in the Kappa Sigma fraternity at the University of Arizona. Upon graduation in 1954, Homer met his future wife, Patricia, in San Francisco, California while stationed in the US Army at the Presidio. They married and settled in the SF Bay Area. Homer worked as a Transportation Manager for several companies and retired in Santa Rosa. Homer loved playing tennis, meeting people, and being with his family. He had a deep, abiding faith, and shared Christ frequently with others. A celebration of his life will take place on Tuesday, August 14th at 10 a.m. at Eggen and Lance Chapel, 1540 Mendocino Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95401.