Nina M. Horn, 74, Clay City, passed away at Southwood Health and Rehabilitation Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010. She had been battling cancer for two years.
She was born to Herbert A. and Alta Gertrude (Fiscus) Stantz Jan. 2, 1936, in Owen County. She graduated from Coal City High School with the class of 1955.
She retired from RCA after 39-and-a-half years service. She also worked at the meat Processing Plant in Clay City. She was an avid euchre player and bingo player. She loved the outdoors from sports to coon hunting. She also loved to square dance.
She was a member of Faith Southern Baptist Church, Eel River Coon Hunters Association, Indiana Coon Hunters Association, Brazil Coon Hound Field Trial Association, Coal City Fall Festival, Saline City Labor Day Picnic Association, Coal City Alumni and the Senior Citizens Organization.
She was very dedicated to collecting donations for Riley Children's Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her first husband Wayne Horn, in October 2003, second husband Ed Walden in June 2010, parents, one sister Imogene Newport and two brothers Wilbur and Fred Stantz.
She is survived by a son Gary Horn and wife Kim, daughter Brenda Carlin and husband Bill, two grandsons Brett and Nathan Horn, two great-grandsons Logan Horn and Hunter Craig, several step grandchildren, in-laws, nieces and nephews.
Services will be held at noon, Friday, Aug. 27, 2010, at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home with Pastor David Clapp officiating. Burial will follow at Fiscus Cemetery, Coal City. Visitation will be at the funeral home Friday, from 10 a.m., until time of services. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Riley Childrens Foundation, 30 South Meridian Street, Suite 200 Indianapolis, Ind. 46204-3509.
Visit www.schoppenhorstfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory.