In loving memory of

Francis "Frank" Horsting
December 8, 1947 - May 11, 2022

Frank Horsting, 74, peacefully passed away at his home with his family by his side, May 11, 2022. Frank was born on December 8, 1947, in Washington to Adolf and Agnes (Mattingly) Horsting. On June 17, 2000, he married Teresa Ellen (Devine) Horsting, and she survives.

A graduate of Washington Catholic High School, Frank served honorably in the United States Army. He was retired from Jefferson Trucking where he was a driver. Frank loved camping and fishing. He was a member of the Washington VFW and the American Legion.

Those who miss Frank and mourn his passing include: his wife, Teresa Ellen Horsting of Washington; his children: Jeff (Debbie) Horsting of St. Anthony; Larry (Heather) Horsting of Washington; and Ben (Melinda) Horsting of Washington; two step-daughters: Barbara (Mike) Tennant of Plainville, and Jessica Batchelor of Washington. Frank was blessed with ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Frank leaves a brother, Bob (Marilyn) Horsting of Shoals; and two sisters, Joyce (Mark) Ashcraft of Vincennes, and Patty (Jerry) Melvin of Washington.

Frank is now reunited in Heaven with family members already there: his parents, Adolf Horsting and Agnes Horsting Mandabach; his stepfather, Clarence Mandabach; brothers, Walter Horsting, Jerry Horsting, infant brother, Donald Eugene Horsting; and sisters, Rita Martin, and Betty Williams.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Frank's memory to the Washington VFW, 3 East Main Street, Washington, Indiana 47501.
Visitation for Frank Horsting will be 9:30 am - 1:00 pm, Saturday, May 14, 2022, at the Ed L. Lee Mortuary, North Chapel, 620 East Viola Avenue, Washington.

Funeral services for Frank Horsting will immediately follow the visitation, beginning at 1:00 pm, Saturday, May 14, 2022, also at the Ed L. Lee Mortuary, North Chapel. Yvonne Evans will officiate. Interment will be in Sugarland Memory Gardens, where Frank will be accorded full military honors by the Washington American Legion and VFW.

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The staff of the Ed Lee Mortuary is honored to have been entrusted with Frank Horsting's arrangements.


Dennis Wickman wrote on May 15, 2022:

"I was sorry to hear of Frank's death. I was a high school classmate and enjoyed his easy manner. My condolences to all in the family."