Written by staff Thursday, 22 May 2008 03:54Ida Gladys Horst, 94, nurse, died Tuesday, May 20, at Schowalter Villa in Hesston.
A memorial service is planned for 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Schowalter Villa Chapel in Hesston. A private burial will take place Friday morning at Eastlawn Cemetery.
She was born March 29, 1914, to Adam and Cora (Grove) Eshleman in Hagerstown, Md. On June 4, 1937, she was married to Clarence A. Horst, who predeceased her in 1982.
She is survived by two daughters, Ruby Sawin of Hesston and Twila Van Rossun of rural Newton; two sons, Donald of rural Newton and Roy of Naples, Fla.; nine grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 22, at Showalter Villa Chapel, with family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Memorial donations may be given to the Schowalter Villa Good Samaritan Fund in care of Miller Funeral Home, Hesston.