Bertram "Bert" Ray Horine, Sr.
Funeral Time: Wednesday, April 5th at 2:00PM
Horine, Bertram “Bert” Ray, Sr., 78, husband of Mary McConathy Horine, died Sun. April 2, 2006 at Central Baptist Hospital. Born in Louisville, KY, he was the son of the late Roy Raymond and Louise Hofstatter Horine. Mr. Horine was a World War II and Korean War veteran serving in the U.S. Air Force and Army. He was a graduate of the University of Louisville, a member of Southern Hills United Methodist Church, the Bluegrass Sportsman League, and was a “proud Republican”. Survivors other than his wife include his children, Bert R. (Becky) Horine, Jr., Lexington; Janet Park (David) Huffman, Versailles, and Bill (Catherine) Horine, Lexington; grandchildren, Derek and Daniel Huffman, Heather Horine, and Kelli Horine; and a sister, Emma Jean (Claude) Bell. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Betty Jo Park Horine; and a brother, Elwyn (Patty) Horine. He is also survived by step-children, Bryan McConathy, Melanie (William) Gross, and Gayle Miller; and step grandchildren, Caleb Gross, Abigail Gross, Rebecca Gross, Ryan Miller, and Ian McConathy. He was preceded in death by a stepson, Philip McConathy. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Wed. at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Rd. by Rev. Clyde David Burberry, Dr. George A. Strunk and Pastor Tim Turner. Burial will follow in Lexington Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 pm Tues. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Lexington Humane Society, 1600 Old Frankfort Pike, Lex., KY 40504 or the American Lung Association, 1636 Nicholasville Rd. Suite 1, Lex., KY 40503.