John A. Horth, 69

CMSGT-John A. Horth, 69, of Salina St. Pulaski, passed away August 28, 2011.

Born in Syracuse, NY, he was the son of the late Wesley and Edith (Barnes) Wilton.

He retiredas a Chief Master Sergeant from the New York Air National Guard. He served in the US Navy from 1960-1965, the US Air Force from 1965-1972 and from 1972-1995 108th TCS and NEADS from 1995-2002.

John enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, ATV and spending time with his family and grandchildren.

He was a life member of the Mad River Club Inc. Where he served as financial and recording secretary.

Surviving are his wife, Linda (Manross) Horth; three daughters, Pamela (Brian) Howard; Kimberly (Mark) Vrooman; Janet (Fred) Lundy; a son, John A. (Bridgette) Horth Jr.; two brothers, William C. Horth and James B. Horth; a sister Delores Beamer; nine grandchildren, Billy, Joey, Thomas, Hannah, Morgan, Andrew, Emily, Ericka and Jacob; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was predeceased by a sister, Barbara Johnson.

Funeral Services: 11a.m. Thursday at the Methodist Church, Pulaski. Burial will be in Pulaski Cemetery.

Calling hours will be held 4-7p.m. Wednesday at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 West Albany St. Oswego.

In lieu of flowers, donation can be made to the Pulaski Booster Club, P.O. Box 103 Pulaski, NY 13142 or Sandy Creek Comets Sports Booster Club, PO Box 63, Sandy Creek, NY 13145 or/ West Genessee Central School District,