Farming Rural 04

Arthur B. Hornstra

June 4, 1935 ~ October 21, 2019 (age 84)


Arthur B. Hornstra, 84 of Hanover passed away October 21, 2019 surrounded by his family. Son of the late Alexander and Dorothy (Staples) Hornstra. Beloved husband of Carol A. (Kelly) Hornstra. Loving father of Cheryl Hornstra of Halifax, Gary Hornstra of AZ, Lynne Bonzagni of Rindge, NH, Robert Davis of Dorchester and Gregory Davis of Whitman. Brother of Lorraine Anufrom of CO, Carolyn Baldwin of CA, and the late Allan Hornstra of S. Weymouth. Also survived by 6 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

When Arthur was a young boy he worked with his father and brother on his family’s farm the Hornstra Farm in Hingham. He later had his own business with Hood as a milkman delivering for many years to homes all over the South Shore. The last 10 years when he was working he worked as a bus driver for Ingle Bus Services of Hanover.

A funeral mass will be held in St. Mary's Church , Hanover Saturday November 2nd at 9 am. Following the mass relatives and friends invited to attend a reception at St. Helen's Church Hall, 383 Washington St. (RT 53) Norwell.


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Funeral Mass
November 2, 2019

9:00 AM
St. Mary of the Sacred Heart Church
392 Hanover Street
Hanover, MA 02339


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