Thursday, July 4, 2013

Thomas Paul Henry (July 2, 2013)

Thomas Paul Henry age 55, of Versailles, Ohio passed away at 3:47 A.M. on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at his residence. Thomas was born August 15, 1957 in Greenville, Ohio to the late Paul A. & Julitta (Broerman) Henry.

Thomas is survived by his wife, Sharon (Gehle) Henry whom he married June 28, 1980; daughter, René L. Henry & Agnieszka Drobniak of Bloomington, Indiana; son, Charles Thomas Henry of Columbus, Ohio; sisters & brother, Norma & Rich Nerderman of New Bremen, Jan Russell of Troy, Ruth Henry of Botkins, Cathy & John Shue of North Star, Sue Henry of Lima, Judy Henry of Versailles, Sharon & Duane Goubeaux of Greenville and Don & Zita Henry of Versailles; brother-in-law, Julius Hierholzer of North Star; mother-in-law, Myrna Gigandet of Versailles; brothers-in-law and sister-in-law, Max & Kris Gehle of Indian Lake, Sandy & Roger Grilliot of Versailles, Dennis & Tammie Gehle of Clayton, North Carolina and Mark & Deb Gehle of Yorkshire; and numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

In addition to his parents, Thomas is also preceded in death by a sister, Betty Hierholzer; father-in-law, Delaine Gehle; and step father-in-law, Norman Gigandet.

Thomas worked at Midmark Corporation in Versailles for 35 years in Management, retiring on July 2, 2010. Thomas was a member of St. Denis Catholic Church in Versailles and the Versailles Knights of Columbus. Thomas enjoyed hunting, fishing and especially golfing.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, July 6, 2013 at St. Denis Catholic Church in Versailles with Rev. Fr. Jim Simons celebrant. Burial will follow in Holy Family Cemetery in Frenchtown. The family will receive friends on Friday from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. and Saturday morning from 9:00 to 10:00 A.M. at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home in Versailles. A prayer service will be held by the Versailles Knights of Columbus at 6:45 P.M. on Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Wilson Memorial Home Health and Hospice or The Ohio State University James Cancer Center. Condolences for the family may be expressed through