BRIDGETON, N.J. - Catherine Amelia Henry, 86, died Jan. 25, 2004, at The Goldfinch House assisted living facility in Bridgeton.
Born April 3, 1917, in Benton, Mo., daughter of Robert Cooper and Amelia E. Steimle Brock, she graduated from Benton High School.
She married Charles E. Henry on Sept. 2, 1946, in Troy, Mo., and he preceded her in death on June 23, 1989.
A homemaker, she enjoyed gardening and arts and crafts. She was a member of the St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church in Bridgeton and attended St. Denis Catholic Church in Benton.
Mrs. Henry traveled extensively with her husband, who was an engineer with Bechtel Corporation. She had resided in several locations around the United States and also in England and lived in Houston, Texas, before moving to the Bridgeton area.
Survivors include: one son, Michael C. Henry and his wife, Trudy V. Hansen of Greenwich; one daughter, Nancy K. Hansen and her husband, Michael, of Dallas, Texas; one granddaughter, Rebekkah S. Carney and her husband, Benjamin Carney III of Bloomsbury; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her parents; five brothers, Jose Brock, Glen Brock, Wade, Brock, Robert Brock and William Brock; and four sisters, Vera Miller, Georgia vanHarris, Rebecca Dirnberger and Hazel Brock.
Visitation is from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Benton.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Denis Catholic Church with the Rev. Normand Varone officiating.
Burial will follow in Forest Hills Memorial Gardens near Morley.
may be sent to the
Delaware Valley Chapter
100 N. 17th St., 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103-2737