Ed Horn 1945-2018

Ed Horn 1945-2018

Ed Horn, 73, Topeka, formerly of Hoyt, passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

He was born Nov. 30, 1945, in Logan, the son of Myron and Mercedes (Carey) Horn.

He was employed by the City of Topeka Water Department for 28 years, retiring as a supervisor in 2003. After he retired, he went to work as an inspector for Bartlett & West Engineers until 2015.

On Sept. 24, 1971, he married Colleen Sue “Susie” Gibbs in Topeka. She survives.

Other survivors include three children, Oliver (Betsy) Horn, Boise, Idaho, Laura Freeman, Topeka, and Mandy (Evan) Meyer, Topeka; 10 grandchildren, Dustin, Jasper, Ashlea, DJ, Chase, Jessica, Jaycee, Alex, Emma and Chloe; six great-grandchildren, Ayden, Harlow, Zach, Charlee, Kole and Taryn; four brothers, Jim Horn of Salina, Chuck Horn of McPherson, Danny Horn of Galva and Nick Horn of Hays; and three sisters, Veda Brasted of Logan, Peggy Campbell of Phillipsburg and Idona Duncan of Stockton.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Doug; three brothers, Frank, Roger and Clayton; and one sister, Shirley.

Ed enjoyed raising cattle, fishing, camping and traveling. He was a loving husband, dad and grandpa and was a wonderful father figure to his nieces and nephews.

A memorial ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 7 at Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals and Receptions, 245 N.W. Independence Ave., Topeka. Visitation will be held on Thursday at the funeral home from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. 

Memorial contributions may be made to Midland Care, 200 S.W. Frazier Circle, Topeka, KS 66606. To leave a message for Ed’s family, please visit www.ParkerPriceFH.com


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