Carl Leon Horner was born March 21, 1945 in Lebanon, Oregon to parents Henry and Naomi (Doolittle) Horner. He died July 2, 2020 in Eugene, Oregon of cancer.
He married Pamela Turner Somerville.
Carl worked in the timber industry, mostly as a heavy equipment mechanic. Besides Oregon he also lived in Alaska and Montana. He enjoyed being an inventor and a fabricator.
Carl was charismatic, friendly, and a joy to know. Reading was a passion and just visiting and talking with others.
He was preceded in death by companion Gloria Pew.
Carl is survived by his sons Donald Leon Horner and Robert Somerville, sister Janet Horner Smith, and brother Larry Joe Horner. He is also mourned by numerous nephews and cousins.
A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.