Robert L. Horn

ROBERT L. HORN, 89, FORMERLY OF BOYERTOWN Robert L. Horn, 89, formerly of Boyertown, widower of Myrle R. (Reinert) Horn, died Thursday. Born in Boyertown, he was a son of the late Samuel E. Horn and the late Mabel G. (Grim) Horn. Robert was a 1941 graduate of Boyertown High School. For over 40 years he was the owner of Robert L. Horn Plumbing and Heating in Boyertown. Robert served in the Navy during World War II. He was a member of St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church. He was a Past Commander of the Boyertown VFW#3487 and a member of the American Legion, Charles B. Yerger Post #471 in Boyertown. He also was the on the Bear Stadium planning committee, where he did all the plumbing for the stadium. Surviving are three sons, Michael J. Horn of New Ringgold, PA; Robert D. Horn of Bechtelsville, and David E. Horn of Dryville; five grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by one brother Earl W. Horn. Service will be private at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. Arrangements are by the Morrell Funeral Home Inc., (www.MorrellFuneralHome.com).

Published in The Mercury on Nov. 3, 2012