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David R. Henke

June 16, 1933 March 13, 2019
David R. Henke
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Obituary for David R. Henke

HENKE, DAVID ROBERT of Waterford; March 13, 2019; age 85; He was born June 16, 1933 in Detroit, Michigan to William Henke and Esther Hendricks. David graduated from Oxford High School. He served in the US Army and worked at General Motors Truck and Coach as a journeyman electrician. David married Ruth M. Childs March 25, 1972. They were avid members of the Gold Wing Road Riders Association and toured all 50 states, 10 providences, and much of Mexico. He was a member of the United Church of God. David is survived by his wife Ruth, stepchildren Gregory, Randolph, Reggie, Kristine, and Bradley, and his sister, Kathryn (Noble) Hayes. He was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings Evelyn (Elmer) Powell, Marjorie (Robert) McCallum, Joyce (Ray) Terry, Al (Lil) Henke, Ruth (Robert) Willett and Kenneth (Betty) Henke Sr. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Riverside Chapel, Simpson-Modetz Funeral Home, 5630 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday 10 a.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.


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Visitation

Sunday

24

Mar

10:00 AM 3/24/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 3/24/2019 11:00:00 AM
Riverside Chapel, Simpson-Modetz Funeral Home

5630 Pontiac Lake Road
Waterford, MI 48327

Riverside Chapel, Simpson-Modetz Funeral Home
5630 Pontiac Lake Road Waterford 48327 MI
United States

Memorial Service

Sunday

24

Mar

11:00 AM 3/24/2019 11:00:00 AM
Riverside Chapel, Simpson-Modetz Funeral Home

5630 Pontiac Lake Road
Waterford, MI 48327

Riverside Chapel, Simpson-Modetz Funeral Home
5630 Pontiac Lake Road Waterford 48327 MI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Great Lakes National Cemetery Final Resting Place

4200 Belford Road
Holly, MI 48442

4200 Belford Road Holly 48442 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

American Diabetes Association

National Processing Center, P.O. Box 11454
Alexandria, VA 22312
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