R.J. Fahy Funeral Home

116 N Broad Street, Norwich, NY


Rosaline Horton

November 8, 1939November 17, 2019

Rosaline Horton, 80, a longtime resident of Sherburne passed away on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at the Utica Rehabilitation Center in Utica. Rosaline was born in Charleston, West Virginia on November 8, 1939 the daughter of Frank and Ruth (Manwarren) Fazekas. She came to the Chenango County area at an early age and made her home with family in the Oxford and Tyner area. They eventually moved to Norwich where she attended the Norwich Schools. She has made her home in Sherburne for about 60 years. While living in Sherburne Rosaline had worked for the Norwich Shoe CO., TACO, Cheesebro Ponds/Sherwood Medical and lastly as custodian for the Sherburne-Earlville Central School. Rosaline was a very hard worker all of her life. Due to the illness of her husband she was the main bread winner for her family and this was her main focus to provide the best she could. She enjoyed the simple things in life especially watching the birds and enjoyed the company of her canine friends. On June 15, 1957 she married Carl Horton who passed away October 6, 2001. Rosaline is survived by her children Steven (Bonnie) Horton of Earlville, Karen Coy of Earlville, Cindy Hudson of Norwich and Scott Horton of Sherburne, her ½ sisters Pat Donnelly and Sylvia McNitt of Norwich. Also surviving are 7 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, son-in-law Grif Cole along with several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her husband Carl, Rosaline was predeceased by her daughter Tina and son James, her sister Betty Hare and brothers Norman Bair and Victor Shadel. A funeral service for Rosaline will be held on Monday at 1:00 pm from the R.J.Fahy Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Sherburne West Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the R.J.Fahy Funeral Home on Monday from 11-1pm.


  • Calling Hours Monday, November 25, 2019
  • Funeral Service Monday, November 25, 2019


Rosaline Horton

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Aaron Coy

November 22, 2019

My loving grandma. You are truly missed by many. We all have very fond memories of you to cherish in the years to come. Love and miss you. R.I.P

Grif Cole

November 21, 2019

Mom-Rose, so hard to believe you've left this world, I remember you from when I was in Third grade, you were always in my life. You gave me my beautiful wife and many many years of precious memories. You will be missed dearly here on Earth and many tears have fallen but Heaven rejoices with gaining another angle. I know you were happy to be with Carl, Tina & Jim again along with the rest of your family. I pray for your family still here and wishth many happy memories of you

Rachel Coy

November 20, 2019

My beautiful sweet grandma I have so many good memories you where special to me and to everyone that got to know and love you RIP grandma give Grandpa a kiss for me