Daniel Anthony Horner

Born: Sun., Feb. 26, 1950
Died: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018


Gathering of Family and Friends

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sat., Jan. 27, 2018


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Daniel A. Horner, 67, of Canton, PA passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Guthrie Troy Community Hospital.

Born February 26, 1950 in Sayre, PA Daniel Anthony was a son of the late Daniel F. Horner and Alberta M. (Gibbs) Bradley and stepson of John F. “Brad” Bradley.  After graduating from Athens High School in 1968 where he enjoyed F.F.A. and wrestling, he served our country with the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War.  He later attended Lake Land College in Mattoon, IL.  He worked in the construction trades for many years, most recently for a concrete company.  Daniel knew the Lord in his heart.  While living in Illinois, he was a member of Rardin’s Baptist Church.  Daniel spoke often of his love for the Orange Hill area near Athens, PA where he appreciated spending time in the woods and fishing.  He also enjoyed times shared with family and friends, riding his motorcycles, “oldies” music and western movies.

Surviving are two daughters, Dawn Blankenbeker (Chris) and Shawn Hendershot (Jason) all of Illinois; five grandchildren, Kailee Blankenbeker, Shay and Shelby Lawrence, Lauren and Adam Hendershot; five siblings, Catherine A. Horner Keeny of Tennessee, Patricia M. Horner Smith of Maryland, Barbara A. Horner Montgomery of PA, Clarence “Alan” Bradley of PA and Elizabeth Y. Bradley of Michigan; several nieces, nephews, cousins.  Special friends; Flo, Dale Hart, Mark Forster, Martie Trey and Olivia Howard.  Also a special thank you to Daniel’s friend, Randy Howard of Canton, for being there for Dan especially during his final days.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Michael A. Horner.

The family invites friends to gather for a time of remembrance 2 – 4 p.m. Sat., Jan. 27, at Pepper Funeral Home and Cremation Facility, 578 Springbrook Dr., Canton.  It was Dan’s wishes there be no funeral service and burial be private.
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Retha Easton
   Posted Sat January 20, 2018
Dan was my brother in law My son passed away in 2006 I hadnt seen Dan for years and he came to show his respects and I think him My your rest in peace now My thoughts and prayers are with his two daughters Shawn and Dawn I love you both




Debbie Lott
   Posted Sat January 20, 2018
Shawn, Dawn and Horner family. My condolences to you for the loss of your father/brother. I was your Uncle Mikes first wife. I had not seen Dan in years. RIP Dan.

Karen Bates
   Posted Sun January 21, 2018
I have known Dan since 1969 . May he RIP .

VFW Post 1536, Sayre
   Posted Mon January 22, 2018
Please accept our deepest sympathy.

Mark & Peggy Eubank
   Posted Thu January 25, 2018
We have known Dan for many years, He was a good friend as well as our brother-in-law. He would do anything for anyone at anytime. We would talk to him (not often enough) after he went back to PA. We'll miss his humor and kind heart! Sorry for the loss to all who knew him.

Mark & Peggy Eubank
   Posted Thu January 25, 2018
Dan was a good friend and ex brother-in-law. He would do anything for anyone at anytime. He had a good heart! We'll miss his humor and kindness!

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