American Patriotic 10

Carl A. Hornung

December 24, 1921 ~ April 20, 2021 (age 99)



Rome – Carl A. Hornung, age 99, died on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at David Simpson Hospice House, Cleveland. He was born December 24, 1921 in Berlin Hts. the son of John and Charlotte (Bricker) Hornung. Carl was married to Helen (Schlarb) Hornung on June 12, 1948 and was a US Army Veteran. He worked as an electrician for C. E. Tyler for 27 years, a member of Orwell American Legion Post 719, served on the Rome Twp. Zoning Board and Rome Volunteer Fire Department. Carl enjoyed woodworking, hunting and trapping. He is survived by his children Carl “Jim” (Donna) Hornung, John Hornung, and Karen Sardella, grandchildren Jeremy (Marie), Jonathan (Laura) Michael, Jason (Sara) Hornung, Steven (Lynn), Ryan (Michelle) Sardella, Sarah (Stephen) Kenny, Rebekah (Troy) Mooney, daughter-in-law Kathy (Dale Bucar) Hornung and eight great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife Helen, son Gerald, brother John Hornung, sisters Katie Bauer and Grace Koprek. The family would like to send a special thank you for the help with Carl’s care to Abri Jones, Kim Valenti, Lori Cumberledge, Sarah Kenny, Rebekah Hornung and Karen Sardella and Hospice of the Western Reserve.

The visitation will be held Tuesday, April 27th 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. The funeral service officiated by Erin Valenti will take place at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 28th at Paine Funeral Home, Inc., 140 E. Main Street, Orwell, OH 44076. US Army military honors will conclude the service at the funeral home. A private burial of Carl’s ashes will take place at a later date at Rome Center Cemetery. The family has requested to not send flowers. They would like memorial contributions to be made in care of Carl Hornung to South Central Ambulance District (SCAD) 3100 US Highway 6, Rome, OH 44085. Condolences may be made at Facial covering is required to attend.

This funeral will be live streamed on Wednesday, April 28th at 10:00 a.m. - Click on the link below 

To send sympathy gifts to the family or plant a tree in memory of Carl A. Hornung, please visit our tribute store.


April 27, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Paine Funeral Home
140 E Main Street
Orwell, OH 44076

Funeral Service
April 28, 2021

10:00 AM
Paine Funeral Home
140 E Main Street
Orwell, OH 44076


3100 U.S. Highway 6, Rome OH 44085

© 2021 Paine Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy