Obituary and Service Information for Richard Henderson

Henderson, Richard

Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017
Time: 3:00 - 6:00 pm

Visitation Location:
Our Lady Catholic Church, 1550 St Mary Lane, Festus, Missouri

Date: Mass: Thursday, February 23, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm

Service Location:
Our Lady Catholic Church

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery (procession to cemetery will be 9:00 am Friday)

In memory of Mr. Henderson please plant a daffodil or make a memorial donation to Kewpienet Scholarship Fund, C/O Charlie Blackmore, 2312 Deer Creek Ct, Columbia, MO 65201

Richard Gregory Henderson, age 86 entered into rest February 19, 2017 at Carriage Nursing Center in St Joseph, MO. He had been a high school teacher at Columbia Hickman High School where he sponsored the high school Biology Club and was a CPR instructor; he also enjoyed gardening and running. Born April 1, 1930, in St Louis, Missouri, to the late Charles B. and Elizabeth (Watelhorst) Henderson.

Survived by his loving family which includes a son: Chris (Dawn) Henderson of ND; daughters: Mary (Kevin) Kohne of Festus, MO, Lisa (Carlos Mentley) Signori of SC and Jean (John) Foster of St Joseph, MO; grandchiidren: Mike (Maddie) Kohne, Claire Kohne, Ethan Signori, Erin Signori, Toni (Kyle) Perry, Kathleen (Wes) Reilly, Sean Reilly, Caitlin (Mitch) Vore, Hannah Vore, William Vore and Marissa Foster; great grandchildren: Aliah, Ksyden and Kaylee. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife: Jane (Murray) Henderson; and sister: Dorothy Whatley.

Father Jeffrey Maassen will officiate the mass.


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