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Ward D. Horner, 75, of 162 Bayshore Court in St. Marys, died at 8:10 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2013, at his residence.
He was born on April 16, 1938, in Tipton, Ind. to Ward and Mary K. (Richardson) Horner.
Survivors include three sons, Aaron Horner of St. Marys, Alan Horner of St. Marys and son Andrew Horner of St. Marys; a daughter, Ann Wilker of Van Wert; seven grandchildren; two brothers, Billy Joe (Evelyn) Stephenson of Spencerville and David Arthur Horner of Van Wert; two sisters, Susan Jane Tomberlin of St. Marys and Mary Lou Roby of St. Marys; a sister-in-law, Evelyn Schultz-Horner of St. Marys.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ward and Mary K. Horner; son Kevin Horner; brother John Horner; and sister Jana Taylor.
He was a 1957 graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School.
He retired form the Parker-Hannifin Corp. in St. Marys, where he worked in the maintenance department. He was a member of Eagles Lodge Aerie 767 in St. Marys. His favorite pastimes included fishing, hunting and playing cards.
Rites are scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. Thursday at Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, Ohio 703 West Chapel, in St. Marys, the Rev. Judy Baker, officiating.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home on Ohio 703 West.
Online condolences may be expressed via MillerFuneralHomes.net.