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William Burnes Hornback, Jr
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1924
Death: Feb. 7, 2011
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

HORNBACK, WILLIAM BURNES JR., 86, of Louisville, died Monday, February 7, 2011, at Baptist Hospital East.

He was an Army veteran of the Battle of the Bulge, having earned a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star.

He was a member of Sons of American Revolution. He graduated from the University of Kentucky, where he was a member of Sigma Nu Fraternity. He was a former English professor at Butler University and Eastern Kentucky University. He was self employed, having worked for Cardinal Media Associates, sales manager for Continental Press in Elizabethtown, PA and managing editor for Zaner-Bloser in Honesdale, PA.

He is survived by his sons, Clifford Hornback (Lisa) and John L. Hornback; daughter, Jean Kay Hornback (William Lenox); grandchildren, Emily, Laura and Patrick Hornback, Zachary and Samantha Lenox, and Katherine Hornback.

Visitation will be Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Stoess Funeral Home, Crestwood. Funeral service will be Thursday at 2 p.m. Burial will follow in Floydsburg Cemetery.

Published in The Courier-Journal on February 8, 2011.
Floydsburg Cemetery
Oldham County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Gary Powell
Record added: Feb 10, 2011
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William Burnes Hornback, Jr
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Its hard to believe you've been gone over a year now, Bill. Still missing you......
- drbuck
 Added: Feb. 10, 2012

- Crow
 Added: Feb. 12, 2011
Dearest Bill ~You have been a great friend over all these years and i'll miss you so much. Your WWII service and dedication to America is a wonderful tribute to what a good man you are. Rest in peace my friend ~ i'll see you on the other side.
- drbuck
 Added: Feb. 12, 2011
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