Margery Ellen Henninger, age 89, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 7:45 AM at Rest Haven Nursing Home in Greenville, Ohio. She was born on January 10, 1922 in Oxford, Michigan, to the late George & Maude (Brown) Tryon.
She is survived by her sons and daughters in law, Barry & Wanda Henninger of Arcanum, Randy Henninger of Laura, Kevin & Cindy Henninger of Greenville, & Brent & Mary Kay Henninger of Arcanum; daughters and sons in law, Bethany & Ramon Gonzalez of Greenville, Cheryl & Jim Erbaugh of Greenville, Melanie & Greg Perry of Arcanum, Jan & Tom Cyphers of Greenville, and Charlotte Sherman of Greenville; 33 grandchildren; 65 great grandchildren; 12 great great grandchildren; sister, Hala Wright of Greenville; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Joe Henninger; grandsons, Matthew Mancillas, Ramon “Tani” Gonzalez, and Jared M. Finton; brothers, Victor, Robert, Blair, and Richard Tryon.
Margery retired from the Darke County Employment Office in 1982 and then from Corning Glass in 1992. She also worked at the Darke County Council Rural Services. She attended Alma College in Michigan and then went to Edison State in Piqua. She is a member of the Ft. Jefferson United Methodist Church, Toast Masters, and Women’s Society. Margery also was a volunteer for State of the Heart Hospice.
There will be a service held on Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 11:00 AM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Pastor Mark Lemar officiating. There will be no burial. Family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 21, 2011 from 6-8 PM at the funeral home as well as one hour prior to the service.
It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the State of the Heart Hospice. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com