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Monday, November 1, 2010

Kathleen Horan Found Dead in Russian Hill Home, Homicide Suspected

Posted By on Mon, Nov 1, 2010 at 4:43 PM

click to enlarge Kathleen "Kate" Horan
  • Kathleen "Kate" Horan

The woman found dead in her home on the 900 block of Chestnut Street over the weekend has been identified. She is Kathleen Horan, a 45-year-old San Franciscan.

SF Weekly has learned that Horan returned with her mother from a trip Buenos Aires on Friday afternoon. She was found dead in her apartment in the wee hours Saturday morning.

Horan ran a business called Sorelle Bionde importing jewelery from Italy. The website for that organization has quickly turned into a memorial site.

Horan will be remembered at a Wednesday memorial service, per a website set up by her loved ones.

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