Irvin E. Hornung 1933—2016
Irvin E. Hornung, 82, of Freeport, died Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at University Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin. Born April 15, 1933, in Freeport; the son of Raymond and Esther (Sawtelle) Hornung. He married Carol Phillips July 1, 1951; she died December 8, 2015. He and his wife owned and operated Irvin Motors for over 45 years, and in retirement opened Yesterday's Antiques. He and his wife enjoyed attending auctions and flea markets. Surviving are his children, Dawn (David) Reed of Cedarville, Randall (Debra) Hornung of Freeport, and Todd (Laura) Hornung of Freeport; brother, Richard (Althea) Hornung of Cedarville; grandchildren, Christopher (Michele) Hornung, Chad Hornung, Carianne (Chad) Thrasher, Tamara (Brent) Ackerman, Kristin Hornung, Jenna (Pastor Blake) Canterbury, and McKenna Reed; 14 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and an infant brother.
Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 9, 2016, at Walker mortuary. There will be a gathering for friends and relatives from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 8, 2016, at Walker Mortuary. Cremation rites have been accorded. Internment of his cremated remains will be in the Oakland Cemetery and Mausoleum. Please leave a message in Irvin's guestbook at - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/journalstandard/obituary.aspx?n=irvin-e-hornung&pid=179537280&fhid=3376#sthash.zGVG3VdB.dpuf