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Nathan M. Horton

June 16, 1992 ~ September 23, 2019 (age 27)


Nathan M. Horton, 27, of Milan, passed away Monday September 23, 2019 at his home.

Funeral services are 10:00 am, Monday at Wheelan Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, 3030 7th Avenue, Rock Island. Visitation will be from 2:00-5:00pm Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island. Memorials may be left to the family.

Nathan was born June 16, 1992 in Silvis, the son of Ramon Raya and Denise Horton. He married Ashley Sanders on May 28, 2016.

He loved spending time with his family and friends, hunting, Chevy trucks and fishing.

Survivors include his wife, Ashley Horton; daughter, Sophia Horton, both of Milan; mother, Denise Horton; father, Ramon Raya; sisters, Kimberly Horton, Megan Almanza, Mindy Horton; brother, Chad (Cara) Horton; aunt, Diana Weed (Mark Penry); uncles, Delbert Horton Jr., Darin Horton Sr.; mother in law, Lisa (Josh) Hobart; father in law, Scott (Michelle) Sanders; sisters in law, Lindsey Sanders (Todd Pender) and Damaris Wallace; brothers in law; Joah Banks and Braydon Sanders; nieces and nephews, Remi, Ryder, Roni, Desmond Jr., Devon, Ysabella, Lilliana, Adam, Amaya, Ahnali, Gabby, Olivia, Camo, Greyson, Gavin and Nora; special friends, Terry Patrick and Ralph Brown Jr.

Preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Delbert and Minetta Horton Sr.; uncle, Denny Horton; nephew, Aaron John Chaney.

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September 29, 2019

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory
3030 - 7th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201

Funeral Service
September 30, 2019

10:00 AM
Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory
3030 - 7th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201

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