Kristine Louise Horne, beloved sister, wife, mother, and grandmother passed away Wednesday morning Feb. 18, 2009. Kristine was born May 5, 1955, in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was the fifth of nine children, born to Walter and Beverly Elieson. Kristine graduated from Olympus High School in Salt Lake City and attended the University of Utah. Kristine and her husband, Danny, were married in the Salt Lake City Utah Temple on Dec. 17, 1980.
As a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, she served in various callings; her favorite was serving in the primary organization with young children. Her children and her family were her greatest joy in life. Kristine loved going camping with her family and enjoying many outdoor activities. She was a Utah girl, excellent skier and mountain climber, who moved to Texas and became candy maker extraordinaire.
Kristine is survived by her husband, Danny; and their six children, Andrew (Jennifer), Stephanie (Brad) Morris, Austin, Jared, Ryan, Megan; and granddaughter Brooke Morris. Kristine had a deep and abiding faith in the Heavenly Father and a love for her Savior Jesus Christ. She is also survived by four brothers, four sisters, and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2418 Brown St., Waxahachie, Texas. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, at Wayne Boze Funeral Home and at the church from 9-9:40 a.m. prior to the services. In lieu of flowers, please donate to The LDS Perpetual Educational Fund or Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Interment is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009, at Wasatch Lawn Cemetery in Utah.