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“I am so sorry to hear about Don's passing. I remember riding to work with him at Old Windsor Press. Sometimes I needed a ride and he never minded...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: robert furness - vernon, CT

“My deepest sympathies to the family for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. ”
2 of 20 | Posted by: Erin Morrell - New Haven, CT

“Our deepest sympathy to all the family Susan, Milton Voter and family ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: Susan Voter

“Mary,Rudy and all of your family and families we are sending warm hugs and heartfelt condolences for your dads passing. When remembering your...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: g_debra@cox.net - Stafford, CT

“Linda, sorry to hear about your Dad's passing, our condolences go out to you & your family. Love, Delores & Ronnie ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Delores & Ronnie

“Brenda, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Father. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love Lora (Bassett) Fortuna ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: Lora Fortuna - Stafford, CT

“To Linda, Diane, Mrs. Horton and the Horton family, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of your loss. Memories wlll last forever....Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: John and Sandy Emhoff - CT

“To the Family of Donald Horton, We are sending our heartfelt sympathy for your loss. Memories will help to ease your hearts and get you through...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: David & Cindy DeNardis - friends

“To All of Don's Family Members, We are sorry to hear that Don has past. We have wonderful memories and photos of our times together up in Vermont...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Patty Guardiani - Union, CT

“Grandpa had 17 of us grandchildren, and loved us each like we were the only one in the world! The consummate family man. ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Brian & Elizabeth DaRos - CT

“Horton Family, Thinking of you all at this difficult time. May he rest in peace. Brenda & Vihn Karlsruhe Germany ”
11 of 20 | Posted by: Brenda & Vihn Cayton

“Linda, Kevin, Laura, Brian, Sorry to learn of the loss of your Dad/Grandfather. I'm unable to attend the services but my thoughts are with you. ”
12 of 20 | Posted by: Gerry Morel - East Granby, CT

“Dear Linda and Family, I'm sorry for the loss of your dad. I pray that all the the kind and loving memories of your time together remain in...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Linda West - Manchester, CT

“Dear Linda & Family; please know that you and your family are in my thoughts & prayers at this difficult time for all of you. May you all share...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Sandra Ashwell - Abington, CT

“Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family. Mr. Horton was a great man. I remember him always having a smile on his face! ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Tammy & Joe Cross

“So happy to have some great memorys of camping with Don and Dot and their family at Bald Mountain Campground in Townshend VT. Apple squares where...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Carol Hery - Stafford, CT

“To the Horton Family: We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you. ”
17 of 20 | Posted by: Bob and Andrea Brunelle - FL

“Diane ,Albert and Family. Condolences to you and your family. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time. ”
18 of 20 | Posted by: Raymond and Cindy. Wallach

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. The Atkinson family ”
19 of 20 | Posted by: Deb - Ashford, CT

“Love you Daddy. ”
20 of 20 | Posted by: Brenda Gagnon - Ashford, CT


Donald E. Horton, 84, of Union, CT, passed away on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at Johnson Memorial Hospital. He was born in Stafford Springs, CT on August 27, 1928, son of the late Nelson Horton and Mabel (Heck) Horton. Don was the former owner of the Horton Bus Company in Union for 20 years, and retired as a foreman from Old Windsor Press in Bloomfield. His hobbies included camping, traveling, NASCAR, and above all, spending time with his family. Don is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Dorothy (French) Horton; six daughters "His Girls" and their husbands, Linda and Kevin DaRos, Donna Sultzbach, Patty and Bill DuPont, Mary and Rudy Supina, Diane and Albert Royce, and Brenda and Joe Gagnon; 17 grandchildren; three great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and his cats, Tiger and Muffin. He was predeceased by two sisters; and a son-in-law, Paul Sultzbach. Calling hours will be held on Friday, January 25, 2013 from 4-8 P.M. at Introvigne Funeral Home, Inc., 51 East Main St., Stafford Springs, CT. His funeral service is on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 10:30 A.M. at the Eastford Baptist Church, 133 Union Rd., Eastford, CT. Burial will follow in Union North Cemetery, Union, CT. Memorial donations may be made to the Union Volunteer Fire Department, 1049 Buckley Highway, Union, CT 06076. For online condolences or directions, please visit: www.introvignefuneralhome.com

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