In Loving

Glen Lester Horning

January 3, 1944 – July 29, 2022

Glen Lester Horning, 78, of Powhatan passed away peacefully at his home on July 29, 2022.

Glen “Pop-Pop” was born in Richmond, VA. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Nancy Horning; son Joel Horning (Lindsay); daughter Karen Engard; grandchildren Nicole Aycock (Derek), Leila Horning, and Luke Horning; great grandchildren Georgia Aycock and Emerson Aycock; sisters Evelyn Butler and Dolores Smith; brother Jerry Horning (Jerri); and many nieces and nephews.  Glen was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Horning; sister Joyce Adkinson; and brothers James Edward Horning and Tommy Horning.

Glen loved hunting, fishing, tinkering in his workshop, learning about the world, and most of all, his family.  His endless curiosity and warm personality brought joy to all he knew.

A memorial service will be held at 3 pm Thursday, August 11 at Affinity Funeral Service – Richmond Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Wildlife Foundation of Virginia.

Memorial Service


Affinity Funeral Service

2720 Enterprise Pwky

Richmond, VA 23294


Thursday, August 11, 2022


3:00 P.M.

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  1. Harry Baker III August 3, 2022 at 5:01 pm - Reply

    What a Good Man Glenn was. Always kind & friendly, welcoming you to his home & family as if you were already part of it. His generosity & friendly demeanor was definitely passed down to his children Karen & Joel. He will be missed, but not forgotten.

  2. Manchester Lodge No. 14 August 4, 2022 at 11:17 am - Reply

    Our sincere sympathy is extended to the Horning family in the loss of Glen. He was a 50-year Masonic Veteran. Proud to have known him.
    Manchester Lodge No. 14

  3. Carrie Ehrlich August 4, 2022 at 3:22 pm - Reply

    Joel, Lindsay, Leila and Luke: I am so sorry for your loss. Having lost 4 close family members in the past 4 years, I know how hard it is. There are no words people can say that will soothe the pain but just knowing that people love you and are praying for you, supporting you and lifting you up, helps a bit. Cherish all the memories and keep him alive in your hearts. Love, Carrie Ehrlich

    • Debra Cook Farmer August 8, 2022 at 11:58 am - Reply

      Love to you all hugs and kisses lots of prayers!

  4. Mary Alice Byrd August 5, 2022 at 4:22 pm - Reply

    I have fond memories from years gone by of Glen and Nancy! My thoughts are with the entire family. Prayers that memories will help to heal your hearts!

  5. Jeff Moulton August 9, 2022 at 7:27 am - Reply

    Joel, Lindsay, and family – am so very sorry for your loss. May you find peace during this difficult time. I only had the pleasure of meeting Glen one time – at one of the famous pig roasts. He and Nancy were kind enough to open their home to everyone so we could enjoy a grand feast and great times with great people. My thoughts are with you all as hearts are heavy.

  6. Dolores smith August 10, 2022 at 9:16 pm - Reply

    T0 my. S weet .brothers. Glen I miss. You so much. I will
    Will. Pray. For Nancy and kids I have them. In. My heart. Love little sister. Dolores)

  7. glen leslie October 9, 2022 at 10:30 am - Reply

    Just found Glen’s obituary online today (Oct 9th). So sorry to lose him. His father was my mother’s cousin back in KY.

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