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106 South Center
PO Box 192
Gardner, KS 66030
Phone: 913-856-7111
Fax: 913-884-7009
Janet Horton

Janet Ruth Horton

Tuesday, April 5th, 1938 - Wednesday, May 29th, 2019
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Janet Ruth (Knarr) Horton, 81, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother went to her home in Heaven on May 29, 2019 at Olathe Hospice House, Olathe, Kansas. Visitation will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, June 2, 2019 at Bruce Funeral Home,
712 S. Webster, Spring Hill, Kansas (913- 592-2244). Funeral Service will follow at 3:00 p.m. Inurnment at Antioch Cemetery, Spring Hill, Kansas at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hillside Lutheran Church, Spring Hill, Kansas or True Grace Church, Melvern, Kansas. Condolences may be
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Janet was born April 5, 1938 in Beloit, Kansas to Lewis and Ruth (Heck) Knarr. She married Willie Ray Horton, her loving husband of 40 years, December 24, 1957 in Wichita, Kansas. They moved to Olathe in 1960 and then to Spring Hill in 1962. Janet was a graphic artist for Inter Collegiate Press and Hertf Jones, retiring after 20 years. She was passionate about her family, art, cooking, gardening and genealogy. Janet used her talent to create gifts, prepare meals and provide lifelong memories for her family and friends. She was known as loving, talented, fun, feisty and very independent. Janet bragged often of her five generation, loving, large family. She will be dearly missed.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Bill in 1999 and sister Connie Hart. Janet is survived by her daughters: Kimberly (Terry) Thompson of Spring Hill, Kansas, Rebecca (John) Edmiston of Spring Hill, Kansas, Kathy ( Bill) Zabel of Paola, Kansas, Penny (Ronnie) Holly of Melvern, Kansas; sister Sheryl K. Brown of Florida; 13 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Bruce Funeral Home Spring Hill
    712 South Webster
    SPRING HILL, KS 66083
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 | 3:00pm
    Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 3:00pm
    Bruce Funeral Home Spring Hill
    712 South Webster
    SPRING HILL, KS 66083
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  • Interment

    Antioch Cemetery
    22668 S Waverly Rd Spring Hill, KS
    SPRING HILL, KS 66083
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    Inurnment at a later date.


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Jeanne Strange

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To the family of Janet Horton. I just want to provide comfort for you during your time of sorrow. Please read the following scriptures in you own copy of the bible and they will give you hope that you will see them again:

Acts 24:15, 2 Corinthians 1:2,4,
Hebrew 2: 15,
John 5:28,29,
Acts 17:24,25
John 11:39-44,
I Corinthians 15: 26,
Job 14, 14, 15

You will find these scriptures give an assured hope that God cares about you and your suffering and has made plans to end death and suffering. Please read the scriptures carefully to get their meaning.


Jeanne Strange


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