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Obituary for Betty Horn

Betty Jean Horn, 91, Decatur passed away February 26, 2023 at her home.

Funeral service will be 11:00 AM, Friday, March 3, 2023 at Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home. Visitation will be 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Lake Bank Cemetery. Memorials in Betty’s honor may be made to Latham United Methodist Church.

Betty was born May 9, 1931 in Latham, the daughter of Orval Jacob and Mary Etta (Canoles) Taylor. She married Floyd Arthur Horn on December 4, 1949. Betty worked as an inspector at Taylor Pharmacal until her retirement in 1988. She and Floyd enjoyed traveling – especially trips to Colorado. Other highlights of their travels included Germany and Alaska. Betty also liked painting. She was a member of Latham United Methodist Church.

Betty is survived by her husband of 73 years, Floyd; daughters: Linda (James) Durflinger of Harristown and Delores (Steve) Rager of Decatur; grandchildren: Angela (Leland) Kinnett, Gregory (Joanne) Durflinger, Melissa (Martin) Leathers, and Daniel (Chrissy) Rager; 10 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; 3 step great grandchildren; 2 step great-great grandchildren; and one brother, Dale (Susie) Taylor.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters: Violet, Norma, and Audrey; and brother, Robert.