ROBERT A. HORTON SR., age 88. Beloved husband of 67 years to Lillian M. (nee Brandow); dear father of Robert A. Jr. (Lori Lowrimore) of California, William T. (Sandra), Thomas J. (Karen) of South Dakota and Nancy K. (John Mudry); cherished grandfather of Rosemary Mudry (Joel Warger), Allison Piedmont (Jeff), Martin Mudry, and Elizabeth, Robert and Caroline Horton; great-grandfather of George Warger and Ryan Piedmont; fond brother of Jeanne Riedel and the late George and William Horton; loving uncle of many nieces and nephews. Bob, a chemical engineer and graduate of The Cooper Union, was well-known in his field, holding 39 patents and was inducted into the Investment Casting Institute Hall of Honor. He was an avid drummer and jazz enthusiast, occasionally being invited to sit in with well-known jazz bands at notable clubs including Birdland in New York City. He was a longtime member of East Shore Unitarian Universalist Church. Contributions suggested to The Cooper Union, 30 Cooper Square, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10003. Funeral Service Friday, January 19, 2018 at 11:00 a.m., Rev. Denis Letourneau Paul officiating, at the SCHULTE & MAHON-MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, 5252 MAYFIELD RD., LYNDHURST (BETWEEN RICHMOND AND BRAINARD) where the family will receive friends THURSDAY 2-4 AND 5-7 P.M. Interment Lake View Cemetery.
Both of our funeral home locations offer complete services for traditional funerals, funerals followed by cremation, graveside services, shipping arrangements and direct cremations with memorial services.
All of our funeral home locations offer complete services for traditional funerals, funerals followed by cremation, graveside services, shipping arrangements and direct cremations with memorial services.
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