Dorothy Mae Lounsbury Horton (85) of Chester, NJ passed away on November 4, 2017. Dorothy was born on November 20, 1931 in Plainfield, NJ. She graduated from Trenton State Teacher's College in 1953. She enjoyed sewing, cross-stitching, and baking. Dorothy will be remembered as a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, and teacher.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 64 years Robert L. Horton; eight children, Robert E. (Jane) Horton, Cathy H. (Ken) Drumwright, Kenneth L. (Lisa) Horton, David W. (Nancy) Horton, Mark S. (Jackie) Horton, Jeffrey C. (Robin) Horton, Timothy F. (Camille) Horton, Russell G. (Lucy) Horton; 20 grandchildren; 4 ½ great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Dorothy's Life will include a visitation on Tuesday November 7, 2017 from 9:00am to 10:00am at the William J. Leber Funeral Home, 15 Furnace Road (corner of Rt. 206), Chester, NJ (908) 879-3090. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 10:00am following the visitation. Interment will be a Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Chester, NJ.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Community Presbyterian Church in Chester, or to the Chester Historical Society.