Mark Douglas Horton

Amherst, Ohio

1952 - 2017 (Age 64)


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Horton Mark Douglas Horton, age 64, of Sheffield Twp., passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2017. He was born on May 19, 1952 in Lorain, Ohio to Glenn and Charlotte (nee Mitchell) Horton and graduated from Clearview High School in 1970 and from Kent State University in 1974. Upon his graduation...

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Certainly a great loss to Sheffield Township and Elyria. Thank you Mark for your service to our communities in Lorain County and beyond. Hopefully some good can good can come out of this tragedy. May God bless his family and friends.

God bless you Mark Horton. Everyone who knew you loved you. God shine a perpetual lite on Mark Horton. Let God's arms wrap around his family

Barb, so sorry for your loss. It is a great loss to others too. Mark was a great guy. He was so kind to us when we purchased our house on Walleye. We really missed both of you when you moved. Mark was so generous with his time and had such a great personality. He made the world just a little bit better.
Terry and Reg Kence. 2145 Walleye Dr., Marblehead, Ohio

Barb, my heart aches for you. I'm so very sorry for your loss.

You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Mark's actions made so many contributions to others. He was a kind, thoughtful, and generous person. He will be sorely missed.

Barb, I am so very sorry for your loss.
Cal Clark

Mark was a great friend for many many years. Both Mark and I served as Presidents of our Locals for over 20 years and talked frequently about issues and how we could improve the lives of Firefighters in our Locals. We also served on the Ohio Association of Professional Fire Fighters (OAPFF) Board for many years. Mark was my mentor and gave me great advice and support over the years and more than that was a true friend. I will miss our conversations both of a business nature and just...

I didn't know you, but may the Lord hold you close. I felt led to write this.