November 1919 – September 2011
Gay was born in Iowa to Claude and Vera Horney in 1919. He enjoyed traveling, gardening, raising rare breeds of chickens and was a member of numerous square dance clubs. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Riverbank.
Gay is survived by his wife Mildred Horney; son Gaylord Horney of Riverbank, daughter LeeAnn Dubois of Colorado; sister Virginia Cason of Modesto; step children Larry Yeakel and Carol Goldsmith both of Turlock; five grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren and many step grand and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by son Alan Horney.
Visitation will be at Allen Mortuary on Tuesday, September 6 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Graveside service will be held at Burwood Cemetery on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 10:00 a.m.