Gordon D. Horne

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202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 2/24/2010 14:00:00

202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 2/25/2010 11:00:00

Gordon D. Horne, age 72, resident of Plymouth, Ohio passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2010 in Willard Mercy Hospital. He was born on December 18, 1937 in Willard to the late James E. and Rose Marie (Amburgy) Horne and had been a Willard/Plymouth resident his entire life. Mr. Horne was a retired employee from the former Plymouth Locomotive and had served in the US Army in France during peace time. He was a member of the Plymouth American Legion and the National Rifle Association. He enjoyed reading, fishing, camping and spending time with his grandchilden.
He is survived by a son, Bud (Angel) Horne of Plymouth; two daughters, Missy (Chris) Collins of Shelby; and Penny (Troy) Keene of Plymouth; nine grandchildren, Kristy, Ariel; and Shadd Collins; Bailey and Haven Keene; Addyson, Avery, Adler and Aryssa Horne; two brothers, James E. Jr. (Joy) Horne of Jacksonville, FL; Edward “Rick” (Kim) Horne of Bardstown, KY; four sisters, Minta Sue (Arthur) Justice of Greenwich; Bette Jo (V.C.) Conley of Utica, OH; Barbara Ann (Terry) Perkins of Willard; Theresa Kaye (Eddie) Perkins of Willard; numerous nieces and nephews; and a special thank you to his nurse/niece Toni Kelley.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Mary M. (Robinson) Horne on May 9, 2009; two sisters, Diana Joy Bolen and Muriel Lee Viars; and two brothers, Richard Ray Horne and Billy Gene Horne.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Thursday at 11:00 AM with Pastor Roger Conley officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery in Plymouth, Ohio. Online condolences can be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com


Rita (Reed) Faidley - Feb 25, 2010

So sorry to hear of your loss. I will always remember Tiny, with a smile on my face. He was a good and funny man.
He spent a lot of time at our house, when we were young.
He’s with his Lord now and at peace.
Rita and family

Bob and Jeanne Hill - Feb 24, 2010

We send our sympathy at your loss.

Donna Roof - Feb 23, 2010

Penny and family,
Sorry for your loss. How hard it must be to loose both parents in such a short time. May you, be at rest knowing he is no longer suffering from his illness and missing you Mom.
May you find peace and comfort knowing he is in a better place.
Love ya Donna

Rhonda Bolen - Feb 23, 2010

Penny and family i am so sorry about your loss, you are in my thoughts and prayers. He is back with his true love in a beautiful place. Love Rhonda

David & Sheila Tackett & Family - Feb 22, 2010

God’s timing doesn’t always make sense to us, but we know that His ways are far and above our ways. We can rest assured that within His hands all is perfect, all is safe and all is loved. Our prayers are with you during this difficult time that the comforting Spirit of God will hold you secure in His love and give you joy and peace.
Love and prayers,
David & Sheila Tackett
Ryan & Amy Tackett & family
Kevin & Vicky Tackett
Eric Tackett

Marlene and Dave Byrne - Feb 22, 2010

Missy, Chris and family
We are so sorry to hear about your Dad. May God give the strength during this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers. While you have such sadness in your hearts, cherish the memories, and with them your Father will never be far away.