In Memoriam: Richard Neil Horton

October 2013, Vol. 68 No. 10

Richard Neil Horton of League City, TX, passed away on Aug. 18, at the age of 85. Horton served as vice president of both Ingersoll Rand and Sullair Corp. prior to founding 247 Equipment Co. Inc. in the early 1980s.

He is survived by his sons Richard Neil Jr., Laurence and James and their mother Virginia, and seven grandchildren. Memorial contributions can be made to either Ima’s Home for Children, 9901 Windmill Lakes Blvd., Houston, TX 77075 or Kids Alive, PO Box 2117, Valparaiso, IN 46384.