In memory of
ROBERT VAN HORN
Robert Kenneth Van Horn WEST AMWELL TOWNSHIP Robert Kenneth Van Horn who was on born Jan. 12, 1926, passed away on Friday evening, Feb. 10, 2017. Robert, known to everyone as Bob, was a lifelong area resident of Lambertville. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War as a military police officer. He was active in the community, belonging to the Lambertville Elks Lodge (lifetime member), the Lambertville Fleetwing Fire Company, the Masonic Lodge No.12, the Shriners and Knights Templar. Bob retired from General Motors in Ewing Township, after many years of employment. He spent 30 years as a school bus driver for South Hunterdon Regional High School. Bob was a beloved husband, father, stepfather, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mildred and Earl Van Horn; his wife, Doris Van Horn, and his brother Claude Van Horn. Bob is survived by his daughters, Debbie Bright and Karen Minschwaner; along with his loving wife, Gloria Lewis Van Horn, and stepchildren, Diane Lewis, Scott Lewis and Debra Miller. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Bob enjoyed the Jersey Shore, bird watching, and crossword puzzles. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 16, at 11 a.m. at the Garefino Funeral Home, 12 N. Franklin St., Lambertville. Burial will follow with military honors at the Holcombe-Riverview Cemetery, Delaware Township. Calling hours will be on Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Deborah Heart and Lung, Browns Mills, NJ ( www.deborahfoundation.org ) or the Animal Alliance of NJ ( www.animalalliancenj.org ). For further information, visit www.GarefinoFuneralHome.com . Garefino Funeral Home 12 North Franklin Street - Route 179 Lambertville, NJ 08530 (609) 397-2763
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