Thomas Glen Horton

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“Tom Horton was a big help to me when I first came to Kelloggsville. He showed me that life and teaching didn't have to be so serious. So much fun...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Greg Pfent - Kentwood, MI

“My family, and I, had the honor of knowing Tom and Sally for many years. We spent much time at Sage Lake with them and all the grand children. We...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Christopher Tykocki - Grand Blanc, MI

“Mr Horton was a great teacher, super nice guy fun sense of humor. He was class of 1983 advisor and chaperoned our senior trip to Florida.Condolences...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Sally and Family, I was very sad to hear this. I have wonderful memories of Tom. When we were neighbors in Caledonia and when we came up to the Lake...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Kathi Miles - Lake City, MI

“sally and family sorry to hear about Tom my old gym teacher. He was A wonderful man and Pat and I enjoyed your visit to Canada so very much. We will...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Pat and David Hurley - Wooming, MI

“My condolences to the family....graduated with Tom. Fond memories of him . Jackie and Ron Baldwin.. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Loved Mr. Horton. He chaperoned our senior trip to Florida and brought his daughter. Was a friendly, fun guy. Condolences to his family. Class of...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“He gave a 110% to everything, work, play, family, friends, competitiveness and living life. I will forever be envious of the person he was and the...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Ken Horton - Ludington, MI - son

“My sincere sympathies Mrs. Horton.(and family). I have so many memories of Tom in his Phys Ed classes, from great one on one competition, to the day...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Rick Kruisenga - Rockford, MI

“A good soul and a great teacher he put my knee back ln place after a severe lnjury in65 ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“MY sincere condolences to the family of a great teacher that touched many lives..Kville 84-88 ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Rob Amante

“My favorite teacher. I was a gym aid for him for two years. He always had a great sense of humor and a good joke. He was definitely a true mentor to...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: David Brooks - Canadian Lakes, MI

“loved hanging out with the dude, great athlete, fun very competitive. brings back memories ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: jerry sturm

“Mr. Horton was a very respected teacher, always fair to all and pleasant to be around. Prayers to family and friends. Rip Mr. Horton ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Todd Blair - Wyoming, MI

“One of my favorite high school teachers. Always had a joke to tell. And a great badminton player, haha. The world lost another good one. ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Dan Rabourn - Grand Rapids, MI

Thomas was born on July 12, 1936 and passed away on Tuesday, February 20, 2018.

Thomas was a resident of Grand Rapids, Michigan at the time of passing.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Thomas' memory to the Alzheimer's Association.