Frances Mary Homer

Frances Mary Homer, age 77, formerly of Nutley, New Jersey, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 26, 2023 under the compassionate care of Hospice of the Comforter, in Altamonte Springs, Florida.

She was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, on November 6, 1945, the only child of the late Kazimer (Whitey) and Celia Spehalski Kwiatkowski.

Frances graduated from Greater Nanticoke High School in 1964. A few years after graduation she married the love of her life, Arthur Homer. Together they shared nearly thirty wonderful years before his passing on June 14, 1996. They have now been reunited to share eternity.

In 2001 she moved to central Florida. Frances worked as a crossing guard for Lake County Schools until 2015 when she retired. She loved to travel and loved her three dogs, Mia, Roadie and Belle.

Forever cherishing their memories of Frances are her beloved only child, Dawn Peterson and husband Troy; two grandchildren, Valerie Nolan and husband Daniel, Vincent Martins and wife Amanda; one great-granddaughter Brooklyn Nolan.

Frances’ request for Cremation has been honored at Baldwin Fairchild Oaklawn Chapel in Sanford, Florida. A private Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. Her ashes will be laid to rest next to her husband at the Glendale Cemetery in Bloomfield, New Jersey.

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