Dorothy M. Henry age 87 of Versailles, Ohio, passed away at 9:23 P.M. on Sunday, March 27, 2011 at her residence. Dorothy was born November 8, 1923 in Shelby County, Ohio, to the late Henry & Marcella (Subler) Dapore.
Dorothy was a homemaker and assisted her husband on the dairy farm. Dorothy was a member of St. Denis Catholic Church in Versailles; Daughters of Isabella of the church; Darke County Farm Bureau; Wayne Grange; D.A.V. Ladies Auxiliary; and Kentucky Chapter of 83rd Infantry Division.
In addition to her parents, Dorothy is also preceded in death by a great grandchild, Mary Elizabeth Weaver; and a sister, Dolores Henry.
Dorothy is survived by her husband, Alfred L. Henry whom she married December 15, 1943; son & daughter-in-law, A. Larry & Sylvia Henry Jr. of Versailles; daughters & sons-in-law, Barbara & Jerry Weaver of Clayton, Joyce & James Chilcote of Toledo, and Cheryl & Dale Leach Jr. of Versailles; grandchildren, Rebecca Henry, Tammy Henry, Janell Henry, Elizabeth Fredette, Keith Weaver, Marcella Chaney, Anthony Weaver, Julie Chilcote, Jamie Chilcote, Jeff Chilcote, Christopher Leach and David Leach; 27 great grandchildren; brothers-in-law, Joseph Henry of Versailles and Paul Henry of Versailles; sisters-in-law, Bertha Bryan of Piqua and Ann Henry of Versailles; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 2, 2011 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Denis Catholic Church in Versailles with Rev. Fr. David Vincent celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Valbert Cemetery in Versailles. The family will receive friends on Friday from 2:00 to 8:00 P.M. and Saturday morning from 9:00 to 10:00 A.M. at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home in Versailles. Memorial contributions may be made to Osgood Rescue Department.