- September 4, 1926 - September 3, 2013
- Linton, North Dakota
of Linus' Passing
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“Sorry to hear about Linus, i'm sure he is in a peaceful place. I will keep you in my prayers.Cousin Leonard Huber, Seattle, WA
1 of 4 | Posted by: Leonard Huber
“Sorry for your loss Aunt Ann, and Family, Uncle Linus, was one of my Great's best Uncle he was truly a Great man, he surely be missed. Prayer's to...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Edward J. Kuntz
“Lila - My condolences on the loss of your dad. May your memories provide you with comfort (and a few laughs) at this time.
3 of 4 | Posted by: Bev (Bosch) Elgin
“Dear Ann, Lisa and family: we are in prayer for you at this time. Linus was such a sweet man with a smile ALWAYS on his face. I was blessed year...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Linda Ganz (Horner)
Linus Horner, 87, Linton, ND, died Tuesday, September 3, 2013 in the Linton Hospital. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 6, 2013 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Linton, ND, with Rev. David Richter officiating. Burial will be in the church Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, September 5, 2013 at Myers Funeral Home, Linton, ND and continue for one hour before services at the church on Friday. Linus was born July 8, 1926 in Linton, ND, the son of Wendelin and Barbara (Vetter) Horner. He married Anna Wolf at St. Michael's Catholic Church on October 3, 1950. They lived on the family farm 31 years before moving into Linton. Linus was active in Odessa School Board for many years and on the Odessa Precinct Committee. He was church trustee in St. Aloysious Catholic Church and later at St. Anthony's Catholic Church. Linus was an active member and past Grand Knight of St. Anthony's KC. He was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels for five years. Linus was an avid bowler and horse shoe player. Later, he enjoyed playing cards and fishing with friends. Linus is survived by his wife, Anna, of Linton, his children, Lilia (Rodney) Bakken of Devils Lake, ND, Harvey (Margo) Horner of Minneapolis, MN, Gary (Mel) Horner of Bismarck, ND, Randy (Bonnie) Horner of Renton, WA, Jim Horner of Glendive, MT, Kenny (Lisa) Horner of Charleston, SC, Dale Horner of Vancouver, WA and Lisa (Kirk) Bagley of Rapid City, SD, 13 grandchildren and five great grandchildren, one brother, Aldon (Amy) Horner of Minneapolis, MN and one sister, Angline Ensley (Mack) of Battleground, WA. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Frank, two sisters, Pauline Kuntz and Eileen Fischer.