Annette Dark Horton, 58, of West Oak Lane, an administrator at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, died Saturday, Nov. 24, of anemia at Abington Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Horton was clinical manager of the respiratory therapy department at St. Christopher's, where she had been on the staff for 26 years.
Born in North Carolina, Mrs. Horton grew up in Philadelphia and graduated from Olney High School. After graduating from the James Martin School of Respiratory Care, she became a respiratory therapist at St. Christopher's.
In 1970, she married John Horton. They had three children before divorcing.
Mrs. Horton enjoyed exercising, dancing, and spending time with her family. She vacationed with her grandchildren at Walt Disney World and loved swimming with them in the ocean in Brigantine, N.J., her daughter, Cheryl Horton-Oaks, said.