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Richard Fred Henke

November 2, 1941 September 29, 2019
Richard Fred Henke
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Obituary for Richard Fred Henke

Richard Fred Henke, age 77, passed away September 29, 2019 at Midlands Living Center.

He was born in West Point, Nebraska on November 2, 1941 to the late Dennis and Margaret (Bausch) Henke. Richard served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam War 1964-1966, and was united in marriage to Gwen Volkens on May 5, 1967. During his working career Dick worked at American Beef Packers in Oakland, Treynor Schools, Midwest Walnut and for Iowa School for the Deaf for 25 years. He was a member of Zion Congregational Church, and Treynor American Legion Post 725.

Dick is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Fonda Hering and Donna Brockman; nephew, Dennis Bintz.

Survivors include wife of 52 years, Gwen; sons, Mark (Cynthia), of West Des Moines, Iowa, Brent (Jennifer), of Bossier City, Louisiana, Tracy (Kristen), of Treynor; 6 grandchildren, Jacob, Anna and Abe Henke, Ashton Nance, Jehna Cleary and Ricky Miller; brothers and sisters, twin brother Robert (Janet),of Oakland, Iowa, Jan (Joyce), of Fairfield,California, Janet (Willard) Bintz, of Hancock, Iowa, Daniel (Elecia), of Winterset, Iowa, Martha Russell, of Oakland, Iowa, William (Julie), of Earlham, Iowa, Joel (Dianne), of Winterset, Iowa; many nieces and nephews.


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Visitation

Sunday

6

Oct

2:00 PM 10/6/2019 2:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 10/6/2019 4:00:00 PM
Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory

545 Willow Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory
545 Willow Avenue Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States

Funeral Service

Monday

7

Oct

10:30 AM 10/7/2019 10:30:00 AM
Zion Congregational Church

103 E. Main Street
Treynor, IA 51575

Followed by burial in the church cemetery with military rites by Treynor American Legion Post 725. Luncheon will follow in the church hall.

Zion Congregational Church
103 E. Main Street Treynor 51575 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Zion Cemetery Final Resting Place

Treynor, IA

Treynor IA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Zion Congregational Church

103 E. Main Street
Treynor, IA 51575

Treynor Fire and Rescue

Huntingtons Disease

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