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John D. Horst

Thursday, January 19, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM & 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Cedar Valley Mennonite Church

Friday, January 20, 2023 at 10:00 AM

Cedar Valley Mennonite Church


John D. Horst, age of 55, of Chambersburg, PA, died at 3:17 PM Saturday, January 14, 2023 at home due to a brain cancer.

Born February 27, 1967 in Waynesboro, PA. he was the son of late Laban and Miriam (Diller) Horst. 

He was a member of Cedar Valley Mennonite Church near Marion, PA

Surviving family in addition to his wife Irene of 32 years are six living sons :Amos and wife Audrey of Breezewood, PA, Aldine. Arnold. Abram, Alvin. Anthony, and five daughters:Louise, Lena, Lynette, Lisa, Lucy all at home, and three grandchildren.

There are five brothers, Nelson, Nevin, Nathan, Jason, Jacob, seven sisters, Rose Horst, Lois Showalter, Susan Martin, Leah Williams, Pearl Martin, Vera Hostetter, and Grace Martin.

He was preceded in death by a son Arlin, and his parents.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 20, 2023 at 10:00 AM with a viewing one hour before the service at Cedar Valley Mennonite Church near Marion, PA., with the Cedar Valley ministry officiating.

Burial will be at the adjoining church cemetery. 

A viewing will be at the Cedar Valley Mennonite Church on Thursday, January 19,2023 from 1:00 PM to  3:00 PM and 6:00 PM to  8:00 PM.

The family request that flowers be omitted.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, MD.

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