Henry, Esther M.
Date: Monday, March 22, 2010
Time: 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Mahn Funeral Home, Twin City Chapel
Date: Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Crystal City, MO
Sacred Heart Cemetery, Crystal City, MO
Esther M. (Schumer) Henry, 80, DeSoto, passed away March 17, 2010 in DeSoto, Missouri. Born July 7, 1929 in Statford, Iowa; the daughter of the late Theodore and Margaret (Miller) Schumer. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy L. Henry.
Esther was a factory worker for the Eagle Industries in Fenton. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Family members surviving Mrs. Henry are: three sons: Gerald (Kathleen) Henry of Catossa, OK, Jeff (Kathy) Henry of Tulsa,OK, Donald (Beth) Henry of Bloomsdale; two daughters: Debbie Shepherd of Olympian Village and Sondra (Mitch) Henry of Festus; a brother, William Schumer of Crystal City, four sisters: Nora Peterein of Festus, Agnes (Raymond) Talken of Festus, Betty (Welton) Basler of Festus and Mary Cage of DeSoto; several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents and husband, Esther was preceded in death by four sons: Michael L. Henry, Richard Henry, Robert Henry and Roger Henry; a brother and wife, Tony (Clara)Schumer, a sister Helen Schumer; a son-in-law, Bill Shepherd; a sister-in-law, Katherine Schumer and one brother-in-law, Arthur Peterein.
Mass will be officiated by Father Joseph Wormek.