Ed Horn, 73, Topeka, formerly of Hoyt, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018.
He was born November 30, 1945, in Logan, Kansas, 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 September 24, 1971, he married Colleen Sue “Susie” Gibbs in Topeka. She survives. Other survivors include three children: Oliver (Betsy) Horn, Boise, ID; Laura Freeman, Topeka and Mandy (Evan) Meyer, Topeka; 10 grandchildren: Dustin, Jasper, Ashlea, DJ, Chase, Jessica, Jaycee, Alex, Emma, Chloe and six great-grandchildren: Ayden, Harlow, Zach, Charlee, Kole and Taryn; four brothers: Jim Horn of Salina, KS; Chuck Horn of McPherson, KS; Danny Horn of Galva, KS; and Nick Horn of Hays, KS; three sisters: Veda Brasted of Logan, KS, Peggy Campbell of Phillipsburg, KS, and Idona Duncan of Stockton, KS.
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 11:00 am, Friday, December 7, 2018, at Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions, 245 N.W. Independence Avenue, Topeka. Visitation will be held on Thursday at the funeral home from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
Memorial contributions may be made to Midland Care, 200 SW Frazier Cir, Topeka, KS 66606.
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