Edna M. Horkey age 90 of Westbrook passed away Monday, December 4, 2017 at Westbrook Good Samaritan Care Center in Westbrook. Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 11 at Grace Lutheran Church in Westbrook. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at church. Interment will be in the Memory Gardens Cemetery in Windom. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service – Westbrook Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Edna M. Horkey was born May 6, 1927 to Max and Adelle (Heimer) Karo in Redwood Falls, Minnesota. She was baptized at First Presbyterian Church and attended school at Redwood Falls. On August 26, 1946 Edna married Gordon Horkey of Windom in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. They lived on a farm in Amo Township for 32 years and later moved to a farm in Rosehill Township near Westbrook.
Edna is survived by her sons: Charles (Marsha) Horkey of South Sioux City, NE, Rickey (June) Horkey of Merrill, WI, and Ronald (Angie) Horkey of Westbrook; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and sister-in-law Betty Whiteford of Windom. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Gordon, daughter Linda Kyes, son Cicero Horkey and infant son (twin of Rickey), siblings: Ellen Nelson, Anna Andreson, Margaret Drummond and George Karo.