Roger Horton

Roger Horton was born December 5, 1931 in Calgary. Roger passed away peacefully with his family by his side after a courageous battle with cancer on December 16, 2004. He was an avid skier, pilot, boater, RV’er and entrepreneur. He taught skiing in Banff before moving to Vernon in 1965 where he shared a successful business (TAD Radio of Canada Inc.) with his brother, Jim, until his retirement at 70 years of age. He leaves to remember him, his wife Eileen of 53 years and six children: John (Maureen), Sue (Rick), Dorothy, Joy (Wayne), Louise (Bruce), Margaret (Peter) and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Also left to think about Roger are his siblings: Jim, Shirley, Don, Joe and their spouses and children. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, December 21st, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home. Pastor Sean Wong officiating. Cremation. If friends so wish, donations may be made to the Salvation Army in Vernon. Arrangements are in the care of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home.