Roger L. Horton, 66
Roger L. Horton, age 66 of New Hampton, passed away on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center-New Hampton.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at Trinity Lutheran Church in New Hampton, with Pastor Kevin Frey officiating.
Burial will be in New Hampton Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at Conway-Markham Funeral Home in New Hampton and will continue on Wednesday one hour prior to the service at the church.
Online condolences for Roger’s family may be left at www.conway-markhamfh.com. Memorials may be directed to the family.
Roger Lee Horton was born on Dec. 3, 1951, to Eugene and Arlys (Hyde) Horton in Charles City.
Roger grew up in New Hampton where he graduated from New Hampton High School in 1970.
He was self employed operating Horton’s Painting and Tree Trimming specializing in farm and commercial buildings.
Roger lived and worked in New Hampton all of his life.
Roger enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, camping with family and friends. He especially enjoyed his grandchildren, playing games, reading, boating and going to the park with them.
Roger was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.
Roger is survived by his sons, Scott (Angie) Horton of Crans, Switzerland, and Brad (Jennifer) Horton of Robins; grandchildren, Jacob, Abby, Lucas, Ella and Rachel; sister, Doris (Don) Rinehart of Ft. Dodge; brothers, Gary Horton of Altoona, and Don (Sandra) Horton of Marion; several nieces and nephews; and special friend Janine Witte of Fort Dodge.
Roger is preceded in death by his parents, Eugene and Arlys Horton; and sister-in-law, Pat Horton.