DEXTER -- April Lynn Island Homan, 24, died March 3, 2006, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare.
Born June 1, 1981, in Kennett, daughter of Pearl Mayner Island and the late Connie Eugene Island, she had lived in Dexter most of her life and worked as a prison guard in Charleston. She had served in the U.S. Army and was of the Baptist belief.
On Sept. 23, 1999, in Piggott, Ark., she married Neal Homan who survives of El Paso, Texas.
Other survivors include: two sons, Dominic David Homan and Dylan Ray Homan of Dexter; two brothers, Ricky Island and Connie Eugene Island Jr. of St. Louis; and two sisters, Ashley Lacey of Dexter and Pam Island of St. Louis.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by one brother, Dennis Island.
Visitation is from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Services with full military honors will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield.