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Ronald D. Horn

November 23, 1941 ~ December 6, 2021 (age 80)

Obituary

Ronald D. Horn, 80, of Carlisle, passed away on December 6, 2021, in the UPMC Carlisle Hospital with his loving family at his side. He was born November 23, 1941, in Carlisle to the late John Horn and Mary (Kreitzer) Horn-Landman.

Ron retired from PPG after over 40 years of service, where he worked as a production scheduler. He was a Boiling Springs High School graduate, Class of 1961, and a United States Army Veteran. Ron was a member of the Mt. Holly Springs United Methodist Church. An avid sports fan, he especially enjoyed watching Nascar and the Philadelphia Eagles and Phillies. He also enjoyed camping and boating at Raystown Lake and traveling around the world with family and friends. Ron was a lifetime member and past president of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Post 1299. He was a lifetime member and active board member of the South Mountain American Legion, Post 674, and a member of the Minnequa Social Club, Post 375, Shippensburg. He was a very giving person, volunteering much of his time to the community, especially to help families, children, and Veterans. In addition, helping various charities including March of Dimes and Pink Hands of Hope. Ron would reach out and help without hesitation.  

Surviving is his loving wife of 59 years, June L. (Goodyear) Horn of Carlisle; children, Rhondia Brown (Dave) of Mt. Holly Springs and Autumn Clifton (Jay) of Baltimore, Maryland; grandchildren, Allie and Jack Clifton and Samantha Ehrhart; and numerous step grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Also surviving is his sister, Joanne McNew (Robert) and numerous nieces and nephews. Ronald was preceded in death by his siblings John, Charles, Donald, Marylin, Mary and Betty.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, December 18, 2021, at 2:00 PM in the Mt. Holly Springs United Methodist Church, 202 W. Butler St., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065 with Pastor Donna Hildebrand officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to his church or South Mountain American Legion, Post 674. Arrangements are being handled by the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Mt. Holly Springs, PA. Visit www.HollingerFuneralHome.com to offer condolences to the family.

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Services

Memorial Service
Saturday
December 18, 2021

2:00 PM
Mt. Holly Springs United Methodist Church, Mt. Holly Springs, PA

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