Julia “Jewels” D. Horton, 17, of 4326 Route 305, Cuba, passed away Saturday, October 29, 2022 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Born on February 11, 2005, in Bradford, PA she was a daughter of Joshua and Katie Horton.
Julia attended Pre-K through second grade at Otto-Eldred School and currently was a Junior at Cuba-Rushford Central School. She was also attending the welding program at the Cattaraugus-Allegany BOCES center at Belmont. She dreamed of dominating the male workforce.
Julia’s ray of sunshine and bubbly personality will be deeply missed by many. She was a tomboy at heart and played ponies, midget, and modified football. She loved to cook, bake, hunt, and was going to join the swim team this year.
She is survived by her parents, Joshua and Katie Horton of Cuba; her brothers, Gabriel Horton currently stationed in Great Lakes Illinois with the United States Navy and Travis (Nicole) Harrier of Olean; a nephew, Grayson; paternal grandparents, Denise (David) Smith of Cuba and Jack (Myra) Buckles of Clermont, PA;
several aunts, uncles, cousins; and her boyfriend Cole and his family.
Julia was welcomed to heaven by her maternal grandparents Nancy Rose and Sherry (Max) Housler, her paternal great grandparents Julie and LaVern Horton and by her favorite pets Bo Bo, Hogan, and My My.
Friends will be received at the Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home & Memorial Service, Inc., 9 Bull Street, Cuba, on Saturday, November 5, 2022 from 1-4 P.M. at which time a Memorial Services celebrating her life will be held.
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