Horban Dmytro Illich was a serviceman of the 58th individual motorized infantry brigade of the Land Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, a soldier.
He was born on 22 October, 1978 in the village Shepit, Putylsk district, Chernivtsi region. He graduated the 9th forms of the secondary school of the village Shepit and the Stavchansk vocational school №21 in the village of Stavchansk, Khotyn district, Chernivtsi region (now - Stavchansky vocational lyceum) in the specialty "cook".
In the late 1990s he was in the regular military service in the Armed Forces of Ukraine. He served in troops of communication.
After the army he served under the contract in the border troops of Ukraine. After the contract, he traveled to Italy for earnings. Since 2010 he had been studying at the correspondence department of Bukovinsky State Finance and Economics University.
Prior to October 2010, he worked as Chief Accountant in the Shepit Village Council, Putylsk District, Chernivtsi Oblast. From 31 October, 2010 to 25 October, 2015 - chairman of the Shepit rural council.
In the winter of 2013-2014, during the Revolution, he was engaged in volunteering, brought the clothes and the food to the Maidan.
In July 2015, a volunteer was mobilized into the Armed Forces of Ukraine. He served in the 58th Special Motorized Infantry Brigade of the Land Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (military unit В0425, the city of Sumy / Konotop / Glukhov, Sumy region).
From November, 2015, he participated in the anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine.
On 14 January, 2016, Horban died at a military hospital in the city Kramatorsk, Donetsk region, from the heart failure (cardiovascular disease), which developed on the background of pneumonia.
On 16 January 16, 2016, he was buried in the cemetery of the village Shepit, Putylsk district, Chernivtsi region.
The wife and two daughters are left.