Obituary: Thomas Horton |

Obituary: Thomas Horton

Memorial services for Thomas D. “Tom” Horton of Grass Valley were conducted Jan. 11 in Culver City.

Mr. Horton died Sunday, Jan. 6, at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. He was 46.

He was born May 12, 1955, in Santa Monica to Daniel and Charlotte Horton. He attended Venice High School and Santa Monica Community College.

He enjoyed riding dirt bikes in the desert, listening to Rolling Stones music, and hanging out in his garage.

He is survived by his wife, Cindy of Grass Valley; son, Daniel Horton of Culver City; daughter, Stephanie Horton of Culver City; sister, Nancy Backus of West Los Angeles; stepfather, Mark Sosa of Grass Valley; and grandson, Jonny of Culver City.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the local Alcoholics Anonymous Chapter.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Neptune Society of Grass Valley.

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