Evelyn B. Horn

Published Mar 12, 2018 at 4:00pm

REMSEN — Evelyn B. Horn, 94, of Main Street passed away on March 9, 2018 at Sunset Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Boonville. 

Evelyn was born in Rome, NY on June 14, 1923, a daughter of William and Frieda Sattler Bowers. She attended St. Mary’s School in Rome through 8th grade and then transferred to Rome Free Academy. She was united in marriage with Harold A. Horn on August 29, 1942 at St. Mary’s Church, Rome. After their marriage the couple moved to Remsen and Evelyn assisted her husband in the cattle business. She greatly enjoyed her flower gardens.

Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, William and Linda Horn, David and Cheryl Horn, all of Remsen; one daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Clifford Hill, Remsen; seven grandchildren, Kelly Runninger, Brian and Jonathan Hill, Eric and Mark Horn, Jill Eaton and Lisa Tyson; 13 great-grandchildren; one sister, Frieda Hickey, Rome and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband on October 27, 2003, two brothers, John and Paul Bowers and four sisters, Betty Ernst, Kathryn Hoffmeister, Margaret Murphy and Emma Marsh.

A special thank you to the staff at Sunset for the compassionate and excellent care given to Evie for the past three years.

Evelyn’s funeral will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m. on March 13, 2018 at Ackley-Mills Funeral Home, 9597 Main Street, Remsen. Spring burial in Fairchild Cemetery. Calling hours will be Monday from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral Home. Contributions may be made to Sunset Nursing Home Activities Fund, 232 Academy Street, Boonville, NY 13309. For an online message of sympathy please go to www.millsfuneralhomes.com.