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February 12, 2014

Richard “Rich” Lee Henson Sr., 71

— A memorial service for Richard “Rich” Lee Henson Sr., 71, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at Grace Lutheran Church, New Albany. He died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 at Hospice Care.

 He was born to Carl Sr. and Rita Henson on Sept. 22, 1942. He was a graduate of Silver Creek High School and proudly served in the U.S. Navy.  After retiring from Colgate, he enjoyed woodworking, remodeling and visiting with his friends at Vic's.

Survivors include his children, Gwen Snider and her husband, Glenn, Rick Henson and his wife, Patricia, and Terri Jo Theis-Tucker and her husband, Ben; six grandchildren, Codi, Cori, Kyle, Avery, Evan, Owen; his mother, Rita Henson; brothers, Carl Henson Jr. and Billy Joe Henson; sisters,

Dolly Bricker and her husband, Tom, and Rosemary Swartz and her husband, Mike; and former wife, Sherry Kay Henson.

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