Nancy Lenore Omans
Nancy Lenore Omans
  • January 20, 1937 - September 27, 2017
  • Surprise, Arizona

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OMANS, Nancy Lenore West, 80, of Surprise, Arizona, passed away on September 27, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer William West and Zelma Clare Roach West, both interred in Grangeville, Idaho. She is survived by her beloved husband, Colonel Donald James Omans, Army of the United States (Retired); son, James David (Monica) Omans, of Alexandria, Virginia, and their children Kira Omans, Kevin Omans and Kristin Omans; and son John William (Marcela) Omans, of Castro Valley, California, and their children, Michael Omans, Alexander Omans, and Jacob Omans; sister, Rosemary West (Ralph) Soper; and brother-in-law, Richard Frederick Omans. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Surprise Funeral Care, 16063 W. Bell Road, Surprise, Arizona, with Pastor David Tomb officiating. Reception will immediately follow. In lieu of flowers the family asks that you consider making a charitable donation in memory of Nancy to Cottey College, 1000 W. Austin, Nevada, Missouri 64772. Cottey College is an independent Liberal Arts and Sciences College for women, owned and supported by the Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.). Nancy was a longstanding member of P.E.O. P.E.O members are "Women helping women reach for the stars." This is accomplished by celebrating the advancement of women, educating women through awards, grants, loans, and scholarships, and the stewardship of Cottey College, and motivating women in reaching their aspirations.To sign the guestbook online, and send your memories, condolences and well-wishes to the family, please visit,