Anna Horn


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Posted Online: Jan. 23, 2013, 5:35 pm
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Anna J. Horn, 83, of Silvis, died on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at Specialty Select Hospital, Davenport.
Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Van Hoe Funeral Home, East Moline. Burial is at Greenview Memorial Gardens, East Moline. Visitation is one hour prior to services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Anna Liggett was born on Nov. 17, 1929, in Glasgow, Mo., the daughter of Denver and Martha Patrick Liggett. She married Robert J. Horn Jr. on May 24, 1947, in East Moline.
Anna worked at the former Crescent Macaroni Co., Davenport. She loved her family and was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed dancing, country music, camping and following her son's boxing career.
Survivors include her husband, Robert; children (and spouses), Robert Wayne (Sharon) Horn, Milan, Dianna (Jeff) Lambert, Rapids City, and Lonnie (Ronda) Horn, Moline; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and her brother, Jack (Ann) Liggett, Silvis.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Betty Butler; and brothers, Miller and Don.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.vanhoe.com.












 



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