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Keith Bryant Horton July 12, 1938 – June 8, 2018, Keith was called home by Our Heavenly Father on Friday June 8, 2018 at Big Bend Hospice in Tallahassee, Florida, he was 79 years old. Born in Mason, Michigan to Donald Gunn and Essie Rebecca (Mead) Horton, he was a graduate of Mason High School and served in the U.S. Army. He was a retired Sales Manager who had many passions. He was a car enthusiast, enjoyed listening to live music, and loved riding motorcycles, boating, traveling and spending time outdoors (Especially in the mountains skiing during his younger years and lounging on the beach in his retirement years). He was a member of the Sons of American Legion Post 75 Crestview, the American Motorcycle Association, North American Fishing Club and the National Rifle Association. As a former resident of Lenexa, Kansas he was an active member of the Lenexa Citizens Police Academy, and was a 2002 Lenexa, Kansas Volunteer Hall of Fame Inductee. Keith lost a tough battle with cancer, but won a place in heaven. He will be missed by his loving family and many friends.
Keith is survived by his daughters, Rebecca Wroblewski of St. Joseph, Michigan and Constance (David) Wuellner of Hamilton, Indiana; Son, Donald (Tammy) Horton of Tallahassee, Florida; Grandsons, Brian (Chasity) Koebel, Jeremy (Lynn) Schroeder, Christian Horton and Austin (Erica) Wroblewski; Granddaughters, Mallory Horton, Kiley Wuellner and Heather Wuellner; Great Grandsons, Justin Frizzell, Kaleb, Dillon, Kailey, McKenzie and Kendra Koebel. Brother, Bruce (MaryEva) Horton of St. Louis, Missouri; Sister, Jan Milbourn of Eaton Rapids, Michigan and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents Donald and Essie Horton; Brother-in-law, Herb E. Milbourn.
Keith requested in lieu of a memorial service that friends and family join in a "Celebration of Life" at a later date to be determined.