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James E. Horning

August 31, 2021

James Eugene Horning, age 79, of Norwalk, passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at Cleveland Metro Hospital after a battle with cancer.

He was born March 31, 1942, in Norwalk to the late Frehelm and Bertha Horning. He attended Townsend School and was farming most of his life. He worked at the FJ Boose and Sons Farm for many years and Burnham Orchards. He enjoyed spending time with his family, hunting, canning, and gardening.

He is survived by his sister, Pauline Clark; nephews, Peter Clark and Robert (Tina) Clark; great-nephews, Peter (Katie) Clark, Josh Clark, Cody (Kazair) Augustine and Glen (Isabelle) Clark; great-nieces, Jennifer (Scott) Copeland and Shelby (Victor) Clark; and other nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Paul Horning.

Visitation for friends and family will be held Wednesday, September 8, 2021 from 10:30 A.M. until 12:00 P.M at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk, followed by a graveside service at 12:30 P.M. at Milan Cemetery.

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James Eugene Horning, age 79, of Norwalk, passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at Cleveland Metro Hospital after a battle with cancer.

He was born March 31, 1942, in Norwalk to the late Frehelm and Bertha Horning. He attended Townsend School and was farming most of his life. He worked at the FJ Boose and Sons Farm for many years and Burnham Orchards. He enjoyed spending time with his family, hunting, canning, and gardening.

He is survived by his sister, Pauline Clark; nephews, Peter Clark and Robert (Tina) Clark; great-nephews, Peter (Katie) Clark, Josh Clark, Cody (Kazair) Augustine and Glen (Isabelle) Clark; great-nieces, Jennifer (Scott) Copeland and Shelby (Victor) Clark; and other nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Paul Horning.

Visitation for friends and family will be held Wednesday, September 8, 2021 from 10:30 A.M. until 12:00 P.M at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk, followed by a graveside service at 12:30 P.M. at Milan Cemetery.

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Shirley horning jenkins

Norwalk, OH
September 06, 2021

God speed uncle Jim you are with your brothers chuck, Fred, Willie and paul

Brenda Horning Kinnard

Milan, OH, USA
September 05, 2021

I hope your reunion with grandma,grandpa and brothers Charles, Fred, Wilmer and Paul was a grand one. Fly high Uncle Jim

Bertha Horning Jensen

Danville, IN, USA
September 05, 2021

I hope that there is a beautiful reunion up there with grandma, grandpa and all of your brothers Uncle Jim. I have never forgotten how close you and Uncle Paul were. May your soul find peace.