Richard Wesley Horn, 72 of Southington, passed away on Tuesday Oct. 12, 2021. He was born on Apr. 2, 1949 in Brooklyn, NY, the son of the late Gilbert and Saidie Mae "Sally" (Bickerton) Horn. Richard grew up in Pennsylvania, served with the Army National Guard, formerly worked for GE Aerospace, and Capitol Controls, and R&B Wholesale Distributers. He moved to CT to be closer to his family this past February. He is survived by his daughter Jill Beers and her husband Thomas of Bristol; his granddaughter Carly "Kolbi" Beers and his former wife, JoAnn Kripper, and grandcats.
He was predeceased by his brother John Horn. Calling hours will be held on Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021 from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m. at O'Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Bristol/Forestville followed by a service at 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to: American Lung Association www.lung.org or the USO www.uso.org . To leave an online message of condolence, share a memory or a photo, please visit Richard's tribute page at www.OBrien-FuneralHome.com