David A. “Hop” Horn, 73, of Circleville, died December 24, 2017 at his residence. He was born on June 2, 1944 in Tarlton, the son of the late Harold and Maxine (Fortner) Horn. He was a 32nd Degree Mason of Logan Elm Lodge, member of American Legion # 134 and former member of Moose Lodge #2240. David played Santa Claus for many years for the Tarlton Toys for Tots. He was an avid Boston Celtics, Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Reds fan and loved spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife, Donna (Davis) Horn; son David (Kendal) Horn; grandsons, Tyler and Jeremy; brother and sister-in-laws, Carmen (Phyllis) Davis, Gene (Terri) Davis, Frank (Pat) Davis and Linda (Don) Ward.
Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday December 29, 2017 at the Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville with Dr. Doyne Wiggins officiating. Military graveside will be in Tarlton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday with Masonic Service at 7:45 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Outreach Ministries 6699 State Rte 56 E. Circleville, OH 43113. The family would like to thank Heartland Hospice. Online condolences may be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.