Harriett Holbert Horn, 83
Aug. 16, 1931 -- April 29, 2015

Harriet Holbert HornHarriett Holbert Horn, 83, formerly of Cedarburg, passed away April 29, 2015, in Shawnee, Kan.

Harriett was born on Aug. 16, 1931, in Lee’s Summit, Mo.

Harriett was a graduate of Lee’s Summit High School, class of 1949. She graduated from the University of Missouri with a Bachelor’s of Education in 1953.

Harriett met her future husband, George E. Horn Jr., in college, and they were married June 12, 1953. She taught in the Cedarburg School District from 1965 to 1993. She respected the individuality of each child, encouraging and nurturing creativity as well as guiding each one to take responsibility and set high goals for success.

Harriett is survived by one daughter, Leslie (Barton) Berning, Shawnee, Kan, and two grandsons, Bennett (Kristen) Berning, Roeland Park, Kan., and Grant Berning, Shawnee, Kan.

Harriett was preceded in death by her parents and husband, George E. Horn Jr., in 1998. A visitation is set for 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 9, 2015, at Shawnee Park Christian Church, 16500 Midland Drive. Shawnee, Kan., with a memorial service immediately following.

Memorial contributions in Harriett’s name may be made to Shawnee Park Christian Church, Horn Memorial/New Church Fund or Cancer Action, Harriett Horn Memorial Gift, 10520 Barkley Suite 100, Overland Park, KS 66212. Online condolences may be expressed at www.amosfamily.com (The Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee, 913-631-5566.)