John E. VanHorn, 56, of Lincoln, formerly of Effingham, passed away Friday evening, March 10, 2017, at Symphony of Lincoln in Lincoln.
Funeral services will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham with burial in St. Anthony Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to time of services, Thursday evening at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the donor's choice. Online condolences may be left at www.bauerfh.com.
John was born Dec. 6, 1960, in Effingham, the son of Charles and Dolores (Sur) VanHorn. He loved his sports; especially St. Anthony Bulldog's basketball.
John is survived by his brother, Michael VanHorn of Effingham; sister, Linda (Dale) Koester of Effingham; and two nephews, Tom VanHorn of Clearwater, FL, and Tyler VanHorn of Effingham.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Clarence and Della (Smith) VanHorn and Ben and Mary (Althoff) Sur; his parents; brother, Steve VanHorn; niece, Kim VanHorn; great-niece, Brittney Lynn Genhold; as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Published on March 13, 2017