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Robert L. Horon

September 18, 2018

WATERLOO -- Robert “Bob” L. Horon, 64, of Waterloo, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison.

Bob was born on Dec. 6, 1953, in Indiana, the son of Joseph and Alva (Davis) Horon. Bob worked as a mechanical engineer and he worked for many different companies throughout his career. Bob loved to work out in his garage and tinker with his many projects. He referred to his garage as his “Dawg House.” His loving family recalls the countless hours he spent out in the “Dawg House.” It was his favorite place to be. Bob enjoyed frequenting garage sales and thrift shops to look for new treasures. He was also a people person and enjoyed spending time with friends. Bob loved being out in nature, hunting and fishing. He will be dearly missed.

Robert is survived by his three children, Toby (Jodi) Horon of Lake Geneva, Melissa (Eric) Waara of Sheboygan and Michael Horon of Sheboygan; five grandchildren, Cody, Ethan, Bennett, Allison and Abigail; a special friend, Mary Coppens of Waterloo; and seven siblings, Pam (the Rev. Carl) Fitchett of Winamac, Indiana, John (Claire) Horon of Escondido, California, Annette Jones of Portage, Indiana, Gloria Slawnikowski of Wheatfield, Indiana, Dennis Ross of LaPorte, Indiana, Tammy Ross of Lewisburg, Tennessee, and Michelle Cole of Terre Haute, Indiana.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Joe and Billy.

A private family service to honor Bob’s life will be held at a later date.

Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Homes is caring for the family. To place an online condolence, please visit pn-fh.com.

Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Home

143 S. Washington St. Waterloo

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