Irene Horton Obituary

Irene Carey Horton
Irene Carey Horton
Irene Carey Horton

March 3, 2004
Born in Marcus, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Irene Carey Horton, 93, died March 3, 2004 at the Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center. Visitation will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 4 at Dunn's Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars, IA, with visitation one hour prior. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery in Merrill, IA.

Irene was born in Marcus and lived in Merrill most of her life. She resided in LeMars for a short time before moving to Des Moines ten years ago. Irene was a homemaker and throughout her life was a devoted caregiver, caring for her family, friends and even fellow residents at the Senior Life Center.

She is survived by her daughters, Connie Wimer and husband Frank Fogarty of Des Moines and Mary Strub and husband James of Merrill; son, Thomas Horton and wife Helen of Gaza, IA; 13 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and two great- great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Horace A. in 1999.

Memorials may be made to the Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center.

Arrangements by Dunn's Funeral Home.




Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Thursday, March 4, 2004
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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Carlsen Funeral Home
104-12th Street, S.E.
LeMars, IA US 51031
Saturday, March 6, 2004
11:00 AM
Hillside Cemetery
Merrill, IA US
Saturday, March 6, 2004


Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center
900 Polk Boulevard
Des Moines, IA 50312