Batavia - George J. Horner, 34 of Batavia passed away unexpectedly and has entered into rest on September 30, 2023 at his home in Batavia. He was in the faithful presence of his companion dogs, Kona and Yuna.
George was born October 27, 1988 in Brockport, a son of the late William G. and Ann J. (Carr) Horner.
George was a hard worker, employed in the shipping department at Ashley Furniture in Batavia. He was a history buff, enjoyed the great outdoors and video games. George especially loved spending time with his family and friends, with whom he would always play hard and lived by his go to saying in life, "game on ''.
Surviving are his brothers, William and David Schultz both of Batavia; sister, Jamie (Richard Townley) Schultz of East Bethany; nephews, William (Fermina Sanchez) Schultz, Jr., Alexander (Danielle) Schultz, and Richard Townley, Jr.; a niece, Taya Townley; aunts, Cathy (late Roger) Baker of East Pembroke, and Wendy (late Jim) Goodwin of Albion. His surviving "Unca Don", as George would say, Donald Priolo resides in Batavia. George is also survived by many cousins and extended family members.
Family and friends are invited to call on Wednesday, (October 18, 2023) from 4 to 7:00 p.m. at H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main Street in Batavia, where a memorial service will immediately follow visitation at 7:00 p.m. George will be laid to rest in Hillside Cemetery, Angling Road in East Pembroke on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. Please leave a condolence, share a story, or light a candle at www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.