In memory of
Robert Kenneth Van Horn
Robert Kenneth Van Horn Services are today for GM retiree, Army veteran Robert "Bob" Kenneth Van Horn, 91, of West Amwell Township, N.J., passed away Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. Born Jan. 12, 1926, Robert was known to everyone as Bob, and was a lifelong resident of the Lambertville area. 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), Lambertville Fleetwing Fire Company, 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. He 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. He 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 today, 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 Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. For further information visit GarefinoFuneralHome.com . In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Deborah Heart and Lung, Browns Mills, N.J., ( deborahfoundation.org ) or the Animal Alliance of New Jersey, ( animalalliancenj.org ). Garefino Funeral Home 12 North Franklin Street Route 179 Lambertville, NJ 08530 (609) 397-2763
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