Irene Horton

Irene Horton
Irene May Horton, age 93, of Stratford passed away peacefully with her daughters by her side at the Stratford General Hospital on September 17, 2017. Born in Bowmanville, Ontario, daughter of the late George and Catherine (Schrier) Wight. Beloved wife of the late Charles Victor Horton who predeceased her August 30, 2010. Loving mother of William Horton (Beverly), Eileen Crilly (Trevor), Debra MacDougald (Ian), Shelley Harris (Dan). Grandmother of Chad Smalley (Sue), Kim Horton (Steve), Shauna Lange (Brent), Stephanie Crilly, Joshua MacDougald (Melissa), Elson MacDougald, Alex MacDougald (Jessica), Clayton Harris (Stephanie), Clint Harris, Dean Harris (Hannah), Amber Weston and 18 great-grandchildren. Also survived by a sister Mary Whitefield, a sister-in-law Leon Wight and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sister Catherine Doyle (Larry), brothers George Wight and John Wight (Mary Lou) and by a brother-in-law Samuel Whitefield. The family would like to thank the doctors and nursing staff for their wonderful care and the tenants and staff of Woodland Towers for being such wonderful friends. Visitation at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Thursday, September 21, from 3-6 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 2 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Multiple Sclerosis Society or the Parkinson Society through the funeral home. 519.271.7411

Additional Info

  • Service Information:
    Thursday, September 21, 2017
    from 3-6 p.m.

    Funeral Service
    Friday, September 22, at 2:00 p.m.
    W.G. Young Funeral Home

    W.G. Young Funeral Home Reception Centre

    Memorial Donations
    Canadian Cancer Society
    Multiple Sclerosis Society
    Parkinson Society