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Herbert Wood Van Horn, Jr
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1926
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1987
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Herbert Wood Van Horn, Jr., president of Oliver H. Van Horn Co Inc., died on Friday (Decmber 18, 1987) at the Touro Infirmary in New Orleans after a brief illness. He was 60 years old at the time of his death.

Mr. Van Horn was a lifelong resident of New Orleans. He served on councils and boards of several business-related organizations. He was a graduate of the Hill School on Pottstown, PA., and Tulane University. Mr. Van Horn served in the Navy during World War II. He was a member of the Boston, Louisiana, Pickwick, Stratford Clubs, the New Orleans Country Club, The New Orleans Lawn Tennis Club, South Yacht club; Avoca Duck Club and several Carnival orgranizations.

He was survived by his wife, Teetsie Van Horn, two sons, Dr. H.W. Van Horn III and Charles James Van Horn; three daughters, Marion Van Horn Eagan, Gladys Reiss Van Horn and Katherine Van horn, and eight grandchildren.

Funeral services were held on Saturday December 19 at 2 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral, 2919 St. Charles Ave. Burial was in the Metarie Cemetery. Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home handled all of the arrangements.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Herbert Wood Van Horn (1904 - 1969)
  Marion Hughes Van Horn (1904 - 1968)
 
Burial:
Metairie Cemetery
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Larry Van Horn
Originally Created by: Gayle Hennington Van Hor...
Record added: Feb 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33677731
Herbert Wood Van Horn, Jr
Added by: Larry Van Horn
 
Herbert Wood Van Horn, Jr
Added by: Gayle Hennington Van Horn.
 
Herbert Wood Van Horn, Jr
Added by: Gayle Hennington Van Horn.
 
 
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Thank you for your naval service cousin. Bravo Zulu from the Chief. Your job is done and now may you rest in peace in the arms in Jesus.
- Larry Van Horn ATC (AW) USN (Ret)
 Added: Aug. 11, 2012
Rest in peace
- Gayle Hennington Van Horn.
 Added: Feb. 9, 2009
 
 
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