Royce L. Horne

Royce L Horne, 91, of East Boothbay, formerly of Richmond, died Monday March 9, 2009 at his home with loving family at his side.

He was born December 27, 1917, in Gardiner, the son of Arthur and Fay (Wilson) Horne.

Royce married Herberta F. Pare on June 12th, 1937 and continued that love for 67 years.

His loves were simple: family, gardening, a little fishing, and a Sunday drive.

He was predeceased by his wife Herberta, son Herbert Horne, infant son Robert, brothers Robert, Ed, Richard, sister Marion, and daughter in-law Wendy.

Royce is survived by his daughter Elaine Lorbeski and husband Peter of Richmond, son David Horne and wife Debbie of Richmond, son Peter Horne of East Boothbay, son Randy Horne of Industry, daughter in-law Donna Horne of Mt Vernon, sister Agnes Hersey of Danvers Ma., 10 grandchildren, and 18 great grandchildren.

The family would like to express a special thanks to Dr Dan Onion and the staff of MaineGeneral Medical Center, the staff of Kno-Wal-Lin, and the staff of St. Andrews Health and Family Care Center.

Family and friends are invited to visit on Saturday, March, 14th from 1-2 with services at 2pm. A gathering will follow at the home of Elaine and Peter Lorbeski at 378 Main St., Richmond. Burial will take place in the spring.

Donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements are under the care of Kincer Funeral Home 130 Pleasant St. Richmond, Me 04347