Homer was born December 5, 1926 in Bangs, Texas to Jesse and R.B. Riordan. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1944-1946. He moved to Abilene after his discharge from the Navy. He retired from the Texas Highway Department. Homer was a jokester and will be missed by all.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two daughters, two sisters, and one brother.
He is survived by a daughter, Ramona Butler; son, Dennis Riordan and wife Paulette; seven grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.