Originally created 07/24/01

Mrs. Gertrude Van Horn



FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Mrs. Gertrude lux Van Horn, better known as Trudy Van Horn, a longtime residence of Richmond county, passed away July 23 in Fayetteville, Ark. Born August 17, 1926, in Shoerfling, Austria to Josef and Maria Lux, Trudy married CWO Wilbur Van Horn in 1949 and came to this country in 1952. The Van Horns moved to Augusta in 1958 and Trudy operated Trudys Beauty Salon in Fleming Heights and later in Forest Estates. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1985 and is survived by her stepsons, Roger Van Horn of Bella Vista, Ark., CSM Robert Van Horn, USA (Ret) of Long Beach, Calif.; and five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral arrangements are being handled by Moores Chapel, Fayetteville, Ark. with interment after cremation, which will be held in Summit Hill, Pa. Moores Funeral Home is in charge.

The Augusta Chronicle-July 24, 2001