2013-11-14 / Obituaries

Michael J. Horton New Port Ritchey, Fla., 70

Michael J. Horton, 70, New Port Ritchey, Fla., died Thurdsay, October 17, 2013, at his home.

Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on September 30, 1943, he was the son of the late songwriter and Broad Top City native Vaughn Horton and Margaret Beatrice “Sue” Mellott Horton.

He worked in the hospitality industry for many years before assuming the responsibility as caregiver for his brother, George.

He is survived by his sister, Patricia, and brother William, having been preceded in death by his other siblings: George, Roy Robert, Fred and Thomas.

He will be missed by his surviving relations, including many nephews and nieces, cousins, aunts and an uncle, Chester Horton.

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