Amil Ray Horn, 57, of North Platte, died unexpectedly at Great Plains Health on May 29, 2019.
Amil was born June 20, 1961, to Clifford and Loma (Howe) Horn at North Platte where he grew up. After attending high school, Amil worked at True Value then joined the U.S. Navy in October of 1985.
In 1988, while still serving in the Navy, Amil married Estela Ochoa in Kansas. Following his honorable discharge, they returned to North Platte and Amil went back to work at True Value, working for them until they closed. The couple had a daughter together and later divorced.
Amil was preceded in death by his parents, Cliff and Loma Horn; and sister, Julie Horn.
He is survived by his daughter, Cassandra (Scott) Gray, of Mullen; stepsons, Jeromiah Ochoa, of Norfolk, Virginia, and Antonio and Nicholas Clemmons, of North Platte; brothers, Mike Horn, of Blythe, California, Jim Horn, of North Platte and Luke Horn, of Rock Island, Oklahoma; sisters, Betty (Jim) Lange and Sharon Gerrard, of North Platte; half brothers, Earl Small of Colorado, and Julian Small of North Platte; two grandchildren; several step-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and other family.
Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, at Odean Colonial Chapel at C & Sycamore with Rev. Dr. Douglas A. Delp officiating. Cremation was chosen. Inurnment with military honors will follow in Fort McPherson National Cemetery, near Maxwell. The memorial book may be signed at odeanchapel.com or prior to the service at Odean Colonial Chapel at C & Sycamore, which is in charge of arrangements.