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Lorena Burness Hornberger

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Lorena Burness Hornberger AKA: Grandmother and Meme, was born October 4th, 1919 in Marlow, Oklahoma to Tom and Pearl Ledford.

Lorena passed away at her home in Granbury Texas on February 9th 2019 at the age of 99 years young.

Lorena had ten siblings, seven brothers and three sisters.

Lorena was a loving and supportive wife to Charles Hornberger of 39 years. A loving Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother.

As a testament to Lorenas’ zest for life she served her country by working as a Riveter in a California Shipping yard during World War II.

She always had a welcoming smile and was encouraging to all with her light hearted loving personality. Never complaining and always choosing to roll with what life brought her.

She loved fishing at the lake and feeling the sand between her toes on many trips to the beach. From Possum Kingdom Lake to Lake Gran-bury Lorena enjoyed a life time of memories with her family water skiing and making homemade ice cream to cheering for HER team “The Dallas Cowboys.” Lorena enjoyed the laughter and fun in playing cards with her family and will surely be missed.

Lorena was survived by her husband Charles Hornberger, 4 children

Kenneth Armstrong and wife Cathy of Granbury , Karen Russell of Granbury , Alan Hadley and wife Emilee of Granbury and Diana Collier of North Richland Hills, Tx. Eight Grandchildren and eight Great-Grandchildren.

There will be a private gathering for the family to celebrate Lorena’s life and a Heavenly Welcoming Home.

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