In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the El Dorado Springs Senior Center and left at the funeral home.
Betty Jean Horning, age 80, of El Dorado Springs, MO, passed away June 9, 2016, at Nevada Nursing and Rehab. She was born in Stockton, MO, on July 27, 1935, the daughter of David and Clara (Mizner) Stroer.
Betty graduated from Stockton High School, and married Gene Horning on July 3, 1958, in Stockton, MO. To this union five children were born: Gary, Charles, Sarah, Glenda, and Sue.
Most of her married life was spent as a homemaker. She liked to read, and enjoyed word searches, embroidery, and crocheting.
Preceding her in death were: her parents; her husband, Gene; a daughter, Sarah Jean O’Neal; a son, Charles Horning; and a grandson, Robert Seely.
Survivors include: one son, Gary Horning and wife Jana of Ohio; two daughters, Glenda Seely and husband Robert of California, and Sue Adams and husband Ken of Florida; three brothers, David Stroer and wife Alma of Nevada, MO, Dean Stroer and wife Lee of Nevada, MO, and Marion Stroer and wife Jill of Georgia; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one aunt, May Bales of Kansas; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services for Betty Horning will be held on Monday, June 13, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Monday from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the El Dorado Springs City Cemetery under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.