Dorothy Horn was stationed at Pentagon during WWII
Memorial services for Dorothy Horn, 98, of Mobridge, were held Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at St. James Episcopal Church in Mobridge.
Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge.
Dorothy passed away Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, at Mobridge Regional Hospital.
Dorothy Morris Horn was born April 5, 1915, at Marmarth, N.D., to William and Eva (Ormsby) Morris.
She graduated from Marmarth High School. She attended Mankato Business College, getting her secretarial degree. Dorothy enlisted in the Women’s Army Corps and was stationed at the Pentagon during World War II.
She married Robert Horn on April 10, 1948, in Miles City, Mont.
Dorothy worked as a secretary for several Mobridge businesses, Milwaukee Road Depot Station, J.C. Penney’s and the Mobridge Tribune. She was a member of the Mobridge Hospital Auxiliary, Women of the Moose, Den Mother for Cub Scout and Boy Scout troops.
Dorothy served faithfully in the St. James Episcopal Church as a Sunday school teacher, St. Margaret’s Women’s Guild, Altar Guild, Vestry and Lay Reader. She was devoted to her family as a wife and mother of six children. She loved to cook and was a gracious host to all her family and friends.
Dorothy is survived by her daughter, Patricia Bartee of Cave Creek, Ariz.; sons, the Rev. Michael Horn of Bismarck, N.D., and James Horn of Sioux Falls; grandson, Grant Bartee of Los Angeles, Calif.; granddaughters, Alicia (Nick) Luther of Sioux Falls, and Katlyn Testerman of Denver, Colo.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Robert C. Horn; son, Robert C. Horn Jr.; two daughters, Judith Horn Turner and Nancy Horn Testerman; her parents, William and Eva Morris; sisters, Irene Grothe and Natalie Guerrant; and brothers, James Morris, George Morris, Donald Morris and William Morris II.