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Gloria (Grimes) Horstman

March 31, 1931 ~ May 21, 2019 (age 88)

Gloria Horstman, 88, of New Athens, Ohio, passed Tuesday May 21, 2019 at home.

  She was born in Adena, Ohio on March 31, 1931, a daughter of the late Walter and Sarah Stillwagon Grimes.

  Gloria was a former manager with World Book Encyclopedia and Miracle Ear.

  In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband David Horstman; children: Tim, Jeff, Daniel and James Horstman; sisters: Alice Davidson, Phyllis Grimes Smith, Tessie Grimes Price: brothers Donald and Harold Grimes and daughters in law Catherine Jane Horstman and Darlene Elizabeth Horstman.

  Gloria is survived by her children: Barbara (Joseph) Hartley of Pataskala, Ohio, Jerry (Joy Sproull) Horstman of Flushing, Donald (Chris) Horstman of New Athens; 18 grandchildren, 51 great grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren.

  Friends will be received Friday 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Borkoski Funeral Home, 555 East Market Street, Cadiz, Ohio and on Saturday May 25, 2019 from 10 until time of service at 11:00 a.m. at the New Athens United Methodist Church with Rev. John Little and Rev. James Monogioudis co-officiating.  Interment will follow at Longview Cemetery, New Athens.  Offer online condolences at

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