Celia Artea Horne, 59, died at her residence Sunday morning, October 6, 2019. She was born on December 3, 1959 in San Antonio, TX to Refugio and Hortencia (Sifuentes) Artea. She married Jamie A. Horne on October 20, 2016 and he survives in Fort Wayne, IN.
Celia retired from Parker Hannifin after 15 years of service. She loved her grandchildren above all else. She also enjoyed gardening, and dining out, and she loved her dog Carli. Celia was especially proud of her Mexican Heritage.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by one daughter Michelle (Noah) Norman of Decatur, IN, and 2 sons Matt (Elisha) Manley of Willshire, OH, and Mark (Abby) Manley of Decatur, IN; her mother Hortencia Artea of Decatur, IN; brother Felipe Artea of Decatur, IN; sister Norma (Mark) Slusher of Wren, OH; and 13 grandchildren. She is also survived by a step-daughter Paige (Kyle) Ehret of Kendallville, IN, and 2 step-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father Refugio Artea, a brother Jesus Artea and a sister Maria Olivia Artea.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, October 11, 2019 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, Decatur with visitation 2 hours prior to the service from 9:30-11:30.
Burial will be in Decatur Cemetery.
Memorials are to the family. Please make checks payable to Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home in Celia’s name.