WATERTOWN — It is with sadness that the family of Anne M. Horner, a resident of Watertown since 1961, announces her passing on Saturday, September 4, 2021.

She was the widow of the late Edward E. Horner, to whom she was married for 52 years.

She was born on May 13, 1930, in New York City and raised in Queens, N.Y. She graduated from Jamaica High School in 1948. 

After raising their children, she was employed at Watertown High School cafeteria for 12 years.

Anne is survived by her son, Allen E. Horner and his wife, Annette, of Southington; her daughter, Deborah McGaughan and her husband, John, of Watertown; three grandchildren, Leslie (Horner) O’Brien and husband, Garrett, Heather (McGaughan) Watson and husband, Brian, and Cailin (McGaughan) Lung and husband, Michael; four great-grandchildren, Sophie Lung, Owen Lung, Hazel Watson, and John Watson; a nephew, Edmund Ford, and two grandnephews, Thomas and Richard.

She was predeceased by her brother, William Haasters of Queens, N.Y.

She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Anne’s family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff at LiveWell of Plantsville for their exceptional support and care during this difficult time.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, September 10, leaving Hickcox Funeral Home to St. John the Evangelist Church for a Mass at 10:30 a.m. Calling hours will be 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at the Hickcox Funeral Home, 195 Main St., Watertown. Burial will follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John the Evangelist Church, 21 Academy Hill, Watertown 06795.

For additional information or to leave an online message of condolence, visit www.hickcoxfuneralhome.com.

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