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Marion Lavonne Horn

December 26, 1933 - June 15, 2021

HORN (née McCracken), Marion Lavonne – Unexpectedly at University Hospital on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, Marion Horn of London, in her 88th year. In 1954, Marion married her high school sweetheart, the late Joseph Horn (July 11, 2013). She loved her career as a nurse at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Everyone who knew her felt her love and her zest for life. Marion will be sadly missed by her children: Debbie Thomas (Dave), Jo Horn, Brad Horn, and Lisa Speedie (Rick). Adored Grandma of Carisa (Garnet), Jen (Phil), Josh (Emily), Merissa (Michael), Curtis (Karly), and GG to Liam, Chase, Ethan, Xander, and James. Also loved by her sister Audrey (George) Tucker, her brother-in-law Gary McClement, her nieces, nephews, and many friends. Predeceased by her sister, Jean McClement, and an infant daughter.

Due to COVID 19 restrictions, a private funeral service will be conducted at Northview Funeral Chapel and Cremation Centre, 1490 Highbury Avenue North, London, on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, officiated by Pastor Val Hodgins. For those unable to attend, the family welcomes you to view the service via livestream. Private interment to follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Marion are asked to consider Childcan (The Childhood Cancer Research Association) or the Children’s Health Foundation. A special thank you to Dr. Steve Wegener and the caring PSWs of Saint Elizabeth and ParaMed.

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(Donated to Children's Health Foundation)

~ Lois Horn

(Donated to Childcan)

~ Robert and Carol Ann Fisher

(Donated to Childcan)

~ Barbara Kitson

(Donated to Children's Health Foundation)

~ Barry & Audrey Francis

With sympathy Bob & Isabel Hamilton Eileen Ament Pat Hamilton

~ Robert Hamilton

My thoughts and condolences go out to Marion’s entire family I was so lucky to have been able to take care of Marion for over 20 years whenever she came into Kelseys Restaurant. Much love to you all. Love Bekka

~ Bekka DeMers

Such a special lady always with a smile and perfectly accessorized outfit. She will be very missed.

~ Dorothy Franklin

Deb, Dave, Jo, Brad, Lisa and families, Sincere sympathy on the loss of your loving Mom, grandma &GG

~ Ken & Linda Reynolds

My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. Marion was an old friend who I will always remember for her smile. Blessing and Love Edythe McPherson

~ Edythe McPherson

I worked with Marion at St. Josephs and she was a wonderful nurse and such a kind person who loved her family so much. She made us all laugh and we will always have wonderful memories of her. Your beauty will shine bright in our hearts forever. With deepest sympathy, Jane Gadd

~ Jane Gadd

Thinking of you all at this sad time. Barbara Kitson and family.

~ Barbara Kitson

Deb, Jo, Brad, Lisa & Family. I am so very sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a very colorful, funny and truly kind woman. I will carry with me many fond memories of my childhood with all of you and the fun our Mothers had together. May She Rest In Peace. Gaye

~ Gaye England

We are so sorry hear of the loss of Marion. Our sincere condolences to your family. She was a lovely lady and always had a smile for everyone. Terry and Linda Flannery

~ Terry and Linda Flannery

Deb, Dave & Family We were so sorry to hear of Marion's passing. Just as she meant the world to you, you all meant the world to her! She was always impeccably dressed, genuinely greeted you with a smile, and was always ready for a good party. A part of your heart is broken. Mend it with the love and support of Family and Friends, and all the Memories you have of a great lady. With Love; Barry & Audrey

~ Barry & Audrey Francis

We are so sorry for the loss of your dear Mother and Grandmother. Marion was such a beautiful lady inside and out. It was a blessing to have known her. May all your wonderful memories you shared with her bring you comfort at this difficult time. Pat and Mike Stapleton

~ Pat and Mike Stapleton

Deb, Jo, Brad, Lisa and families: We are so very sorry for your loss. Marion was a wonderful friend to our family, especially to my Mom. I have many childhood memories of good times with all of you. Love and hugs to you all. Donna & Bob

~ Donna Maslen

The time I spent with your Dad and Mom were some of the happiest memories I have. She was always smiling, so cheerful and just a pleasure to be around. You will always have her in your heart! Love Shirl Linton and family

~ Cindy Langford

Deb, Joanne, Brad and Lisa Sending you all so much love in this difficult time. Grandma was a spunky lady, with an infectious smile and sparkle in her eye. Paul and I have been so lucky to be a part of your family for so many years now, and we have so many wonderful memories of Grandma. Hold close to your memories and take comfort in the knowledge that she is back in tbe arms of the love of her life. Melizza and Paul

~ Melizza Benenati

Deb, Jo, ,Brad, Lisa and families, Sending warm thoughts to each of you. I have many fond memories of holidays and life on Barker St. with the family and your Mom and Dad. Take good care . Sincerely, Gord and Brenda Moon

~ Brenda Moon

Deb, Jo, Brad, Lisa and families: So sorry to hear of Marion’s passing.I’ve heard so many great stories of my grandparents, John and Joan, and your parents having so much fun! My sincerest condolences. Shonna Maslen

~ Shonna Maslen

Dear Deb & Dave, Jo, Brad, Lisa and family, I am sorry to hear about the passing of your dear Mum. She was a beautiful very special lady, always smiling and a ray of sunshine to all. I pray that God wraps his loving arms around you and your family and provides you all comfort during this difficult time of grief. Mum you will be missed and cherished forever, Rest In Peace. God bless you all. Love Phoebe Downing, Hilton, NY

~ Phoebe Downing

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