Ronald Horne PhotoSurrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, November 2, 2014, Ron was sent home to his heavenly father. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Teuntje (Van Holst) and his children Diana Walsh (Al), Brian (Nancy) Horne, and Denise (Cam) Baynton. He was also beloved Boppa to his grandchildren, Serena, Nicole, Cassandra (Rob), April (Ed), as well as great-grandfather to Jimmy and his siblings. Stelco was Ron’s employer for over 40 years and for much of that time he had a habit of frequenting Tim Horton’s on Dundurn, which he continued to do up to his very last night. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St.N., Waterdown on Thursday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Friday, November 7, 2014 from 12 noon until the Celebration of Life Service at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Reception to be held in the Family Centre. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. George’s Church, Hamilton or Animal Adoptions of Flamborough would be appreciated. Please sign the Tribute Wall at

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