Dorothy A. Horner


Jan. 3, 1935 - March 29, 2013



Dorothy A. Horner died Friday, March 29, 2013, in Eau Claire at age 78. Dorothy was born Jan. 3, 1935, the daughter of Alois and E. Beatrice Schneider.


She was a longtime resident of Waukesha, graduating from Waukesha High School and Alverno College in Milwaukee. Dorothy served for many years as an accountant at firms in Waukesha and Milwaukee. 


Dorothy's greatest interests were music, especially the flute and organ, and spending time with family.


Dorothy is survived by her children, Robin (Becky) Drout, David (Jennifer) Drout, Rex (Mary) Horner, Scott Horner, Bruce Horner and Todd (Mary) Horner; her grandchildren, Benjamin (Michelle), Maria, Pamela, Matthew, Lori, Thomas, Allison, Kara (Andrew), Nichole (John), Kimberly and Kalina; two great-grandchildren, Noah and Hunter; and a sister, Marian Stahovic. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 


She was preceded in death her husband, Jack “Fred” Horner; a granddaughter, Erica; and her parents.


The funeral service for Dorothy will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 4, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Burial will immediately follow the service at Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha.


In lieu of flowers memorials are appreciated to the Avalon Square Benevolence Fund, 222 Park Place, Waukesha, WI 53186.


Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.