Dr. Nathaniel Horn, the husband of U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, died Friday, based on a press release from the Illinois Democrat.
Horn was 68. No trigger of loss of life was given.
“My husband was a outstanding man. He might be sorely missed by all who knew him and beloved him,” Kelly mentioned in a press release posted to X, the social media platform previously generally known as Twitter. “Whether or not he was ‘Dad,’ ‘Grandpa,’ or “Nate,’ his affect on all who knew him and beloved him won’t ever be forgotten.”
Along with his widow, Horn is survived by two daughters, two stepchildren and two grandchildren, with one other grandchild arriving quickly.
Kelly requested for privateness. Funeral preparations might be forthcoming.
Kelly, 67, of Matteson, took a put up in the Home in 2013 following a particular election to exchange Jesse Jackson Jr. The seat was vacant after Jackson resigned in 2012 throughout a federal investigation into misuse of marketing campaign funds. He later went him to federal jail for 30 months.
Her 2nd District runs alongside Illinois’ border with Indiana from Chicago’s South Aspect to a degree simply east of Champaign.
She was chairperson of the Illinois Democratic Occasion in 2021-22. She additionally served in the Illinois Home for 4 years and labored as chief of workers to then-state Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias, however misplaced a 2010 race to succeed him as treasurer.