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Nicholas Horton

   Nicholas James Horton, 20, died at his home on Nov. 17, 2006. Nick was born in Midland on July 4, 1986. As a boy, Nick played soccer, baseball, and basketball and enjoyed watching sports of all kinds.

   He graduated from H.H. Dow High School in 2004 and had attended classes at Central Michigan University and Delta College.

   Nick loved fishing and deer hunting, both with bow and arrow and rifle. He enjoyed many summer camping trips with his grandparents at the Two-Hearted River in the Upper Peninsula.

   Nick was a kind, generous, caring person. He was a loyal friend and brother; a loving grandson; and most of all, a wonderful son. Nick brought much joy to our lives. He was dearly loved by his family and will forever be missed.

   Nick lost his way the last several months. Hopefully, he is now at peace and happy.

   Nick is survived by his parents James and Jackie Horton of Midland; brother Joel Horton and Kari Wright and Sadee of Midland; grandparents Kenneth and Barbara Horton of Gladwin; uncles and aunts, Bill and Donna Horton of Gladwin, Laverne and Kim Good of Gladwin, Greg and Jan Doan of Bay City; cousins, Ben Doan of Bay City, Amy Horton and Bob Horton of Gladwin, Eric Good of Lowell and Stacy Nesbitt of South Carolina. Nick was predeceased by his grandmother, Gladys Burch, who loved Nick with all her heart.

   Funeral services were Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2006 at the Ware-Smith- Woolever Funeral Home in Midland. Pastor Gib Giblin officiated.

   Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the donorís favorite charity. If you are unable to visit with the family you may send your condolences through www.waresmithwoolever. com.

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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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