August Hort, 89, died Jan. 3, 2003 in Phoenix. He was born Oct. 26, 1913 in Chilton, Wis.
He was a resident of Payson for 18 years, having moved here from Racine, Wis.
Mr. Hort is survived by his wife, Jennie, of Payson; daughter, Carole (Dave) Stuck of Milwaukee, Wis.; sons Tom (Sondra) Hort of Kenosha, Wisc., and Jim Westberg of Scottsdale; brothers, Carl (Gloria) Hort of Eau Claire, Wis., and Arnold Hort of Strasburg, Va.; sisters. Shirley (Gary) Long of Clinton Falls, Ore., and Helen Bose of Racine, Wis.; seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home, 302 W. Aero Drive in Payson, with interment in Calvary Cemetery in Racine, Wis.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.