My father was very fond of Bob and we have heard great stories of extremely fun times! Robert was an Army Air Force Pilot during WW II, husband and father of five, inventor and philanthropist. Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. ROBERT's Obituary Robert Allen Horton, 80, passed away on October 5, 2020 in Vero Beach, FL. We pray the love of God enfolds you and your family during this time of loss. Send your deepest condolences with fresh flowers. Reception to immediately follow at the Stoney Brook Farm’s Clubhouse. ", "In loving memory of a wonderful person. Share your thoughts and memories of ROBERT, Share your thoughts and memories with family and friends of ROBERT. He will truly be missed!

Moving up the ranks quickly, promotions took him to Londonderry and Shaftsbury. Then in 1979 he was promoted to Sergeant in Colchester, in charge of Criminal Investigations. Always in my heart. and many other lifelong friends. Becoming a Major and then Lt Colonel soon after. Then due to his impeccable leadership, he was appointed to become the first Colonel of the Vermont State Police. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675 or at To plant Memorial Trees in memory of ROBERT ALLEN HORTON, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store. Diana (from The Lake District UK)", "Robert was a perfect gentleman and charming, I met him at the festival of the west in Scottsdale, I have such wonderful memories of him and I still miss him. his Son Christopher R. Horton of Jupiter, FL. Funeral Home Services for Robert are being provided by Anthony Funeral & Cremation Chapels. For full obituary and coverage from, click here . The family will receive friends on Friday October 9, 2020 from 2-4pm at Strunk Funeral Home 916 17th St in Vero Beach 772-562-2325. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, June 29, 2020 at Macon Union Cemetery with the Rev. Share to let others add their own memories and condolences. We will love you and miss you always. Robert is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Carole-Lee Horton of Vero Beach, Fl. ", "It's been four years since you left us. Then later becoming a Trooper with the Vermont State Police in St. Johnsbury Vermont. Robert Horton, an actor who was most well-known for starring on television Westerns including "Wagon Train," has died. Such a beautiful, talented man. Ret. He’s very diplomatic, he has leadership qualities, he’s just a nice guy.”. If you need help finding the right words, view our.

Enlisting in the Marine Corp in July of 1958 as a Radio Technician at Camp Pendleton, California and was so proud to be a Marine. To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our, Guest Book sponsored by Anthony Funeral & Cremation Chapels Brighton. ", "Ive watched Wagon Trian for a long while and just love him as a cowboy and singer. Arrangements are by Strunk Funeral Home and Crematory, Vero Beach, Florida. Robert Horton, an actor who was most well-known for starring on television Westerns including "Wagon Train," has died. daughter Susan E Horton of Stowe, Vt and a granddaughter Mackenzie Horton of Tampa, FL.

Robert Horton passed away in Rochester, New York. Service to the community called him back to become to be Chief of Police for the Town of Essex until 2001. Plant a tree to honor the memory of your loved one. Robert L. Horton “Uncle Bob” went to be with our Lord on Thursday, June 25, 2020. Memorial Donations may be made to The Wounded Warrior Project Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Published in Rochester Democrat And Chronicle from Oct. 1 to Oct. 4, 2020. A full obituary is forthcoming. Philip Sloat officiating. Click to get weekly celebrity death news delivered to your inbox, "I love and miss you, and our grear memories of visiting your beautiful house in Encino. You are so blessed to have a father, Brother, And many other to many people he touched in his lifetime. As one Commissioner once said, “You visit with him and you immediately like him. After decades of dedication to his Troopers, hundreds of multi state and federal task forces and becoming a pillar in the Law Enforcement community, he finally retired in 2001 after 35 years of service.

Miss your voice your music and most of all you. He continued to move through the ranks until in 1984 when he was asked to become Director of the Vermont State Police. Retiring in 1994. A friend to everyone, he enjoyed the serenity and quietness of his cabin on Lake Champlain with his wife. A guest book is available at Colonel Robert Allen Horton 80, beloved husband, father, grandfather, passed away quietly in Vero Beach Florida, on Tuesday October 5, 2020, due to complications of Parkinson's Disease. To plant Memorial Trees in memory of ROBERT ALLEN HORTON, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store. He was the son of Irene and Howard Horton and was born on December 5, 1939 in Providence Rhode Island. The obituary was … I can't believe that he went 4 years ago. Please allow 24 hours for your entry to be reviewed for appropriate content. St. Joseph's Catholic Church -- Please visit the church website at for live streaming of the funeral mass if you prefer. ". Share Robert's life story with friends and family.

Love always in my heart. Horton, who was 91, died March 9 at a …

He spent a lifetime of service to others. A memorial service to celebrate his life including military honors provided by the US Marine Corps Honor Guard will follow at 4pm. Soon moving to Florida full-time, he enjoyed the communities of New Port Ritchey and eventually calling Vero Beach his home.