James "Jim" Frank Henderson, 65, passed away at his residence in Randolph Twp. on Saturday, June 10, 2017.
Jim was born in Ligonier, Pennsylvania on June 17, 1951 to parents James E. and Alice B. "Mangus" Henderson. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Vietnam War. After returning from duty he spent most of his life working as a carpenter. Jim was a kind person who was always helping people. He liked reading and enjoyed going to the movies almost weekly. Jim enjoyed socializing and loved cookouts and get-togethers with his family and friends. Jim loved music, especially rock-n-roll and enjoyed attending the Atwater Congregational Church.
Jim is survived by his children: Joseph (Anne) Henderson and Jennifer (Ryan West) Henderson. Surviving also are his grandchildren: Nathan and Andrew Henderson. He also leaves his siblings: David (Theresa) Henderson, Cynthia (Jeffrey) Fish, Susan (Lee) Rankin and his sister-in-law Patty Henderson.
Left also to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 18 years, Ida Humeniuk, his step-children: Terry (Casey) Bowers, Connie Bowers, Tracey Perry, Jackie (Dan) Bennett and step-grandchildren: Hannah, Michelle, Tara, Sarah, Kendrah, Micah, Oliviah, Kelly, Robert, Sequoia, Amber, Destiny, Holly, Brandon, Zach, Meriah and Meranda. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 25 years, Nancy (Kelly) Henderson, his brother Grover Craig Henderson and step-daughter Bonnie Bowers.
Friends will be received on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the Atwater Congregational Church, 1237 State Route 183, Atwater, Ohio from 4:30 until the 5:30pm funeral service officiated by Pastor Rich Hall. Inurnment will take place at Crown Hill Cemetery.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com.
Donations in James's name can be made to the Atwater Congregational Church.
(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436 RC 6-13-17)