HORTON, JOSEPH R. "JOEY" Died peacefully at home in New York City on August 19th, 2012. He was 62 years old. He is predeceased by his father, Sidney Horton, and survived by his spouse, William Zeolla, his mother, Phyllis Caplan Horton, his sister, Joan Horton, and his two nephews, Nick and Max Iattoni. Joey is a graduate of The Parson School of Interior Design and was an exceptionally talented interior designer. Together with his partner, William, they ran their company, "Joey Horton Interiors". Known for his artistic talents, warmth, sense of humor and loyal friendships, Joey was loved and admired by people around the world. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in Joey's memory to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (with a memo to Dr. Saltz's Research Fund, Fund #59090, Cost Center 52920) 1275 York Avenue, NY, NY 10065 or to Maria Droste Counseling Services, Attention Elizabeth Peabody, 171 Madison Avenue, Suite 400, NY, NY 10016. A Celebration of his life will be announced in the Fall. www.shurefuneralhome.com
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Published in The New Haven Register on Aug. 23, 2012