PRICE - Victor Horvath, age 82, passed away on Oct. 19, 2013 at Castleview Hospital in Price.
Born to Steve and Elizabeth Boldizs Horvath, July 18, 1931 in Kenilworth.
As a young man he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. During the Korean War he was wounded and received the Purple Heart. After proudly serving his time in the military he returned to his beloved Carbon County.
He married Roselee Grundvig on Nov. 5, 1956 and had many happy years before her passing in 1994.
He enjoyed fishing and hunting with his family and friends, and enjoyed his hobby of wood crafting. He worked painting automobiles for Sheldon Hanson dealership until his retirement. He was a member of the VFW Miners Post # 2379.
He is survived by two daughters, Kathy (Allen) Hyatt, Helper; Rose Hutchings, Beaver; sister Joy A. Hall, Salt Lake; and sister-in-law Sue Horvath, Price; seven grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents, wife, two sons Victor Jr. and Bobby; brothers Steve and Jimmy; sisters Elizabeth, Velma, and Irene.
At his request there will be no funeral service. Internment Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, 1 p.m. in the Price City Cemetery. The family would like to extend a thank you to the V.A. Clinics, Castleview Hospital, and Mitchell Funeral Home. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home where friends may share memories of Victor at www.mitchellfuneralhome.net.
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