Dennis L. VanHorn, age 65 of Lima, died at 9:36 a.m., Saturday, October 20, 2012 at his residence. He was born January 31, 1947 in Lima, Ohio. He is the son of the late Basil and Gladys VanHorn. On July 13, 1974 he married Marcia C. Smith, who survives.
Mr. VanHorn was a retired fire fighter with the Shawnee Township Fire Department. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge 370 of Lima, enjoyed his classic car, and shows.
He is also survived by a step son – Dustin (Heather Miller) Stepek of Mechanicsburg, OH; 2 granddaughters – Haley and Kelsey Stepek; and a nephew Derek VanHorn.
He was preceded in death by a brother – Craig VanHorn.
A time of sharing will begin 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Cremation will follow the services.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Shawnee Fire Department Auxiliary or the American Heart Association.
Date: Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm