Harry Marcus Henrichsen, age 79, of Bowling Green, passed away Dec. 8, 2013 at his home with his family at his bedside.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 11 at St. Clement Catholic Church with Fr. Bill Peckman officiating. Burial will be at the St. Clement Cemetery with Military Rites conducted by VFW Post No. 5553 and Missouri Military Honors. Visitation was held Tuesday, Dec.10, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Mudd-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green.
Harry was born June 6, 1934 in Louisiana, the son of Marcus Clarence and Jasamine Jane Brown Henrichsen. On May 30, 1956, he married Carolyn Rose Deters, who survives.
Also surviving are his children Carol McMorris and husband Steve of Bowling Green, Marcia Burnett and Ritchie Minor of Louisiana, David Henrichsen of Eolia, Terri Mudd and husband Allan of Silex, Barbie Gamm and husband Steve of Bowling Green, Monica Young and fiancé Bill Rule of Bowling Green.
Grandchildren include Jeannie Stuckey and husband Travis, Robbie, Jessie and Katie McMorris, Lesli Fox and fiancé Todd Marshall, Tracy Brookshier and husband Steve, Chris Burnett, Colleen Watts and husband Joe, Courtney, Christine, Kristin, and Kinsey Henrichsen, Amy Patel and husband Natish, Sheri Terry and husband Brad, Meredith Miller and husband Clayton, Seth Hopkins and wife Meghan, Emily Huber and husband William, Kevin Mudd, Jenny Robbins and husband Drew, Tyler Gamm, Scott Gamm and fiancé Jodi Poore, Bart Young, Jill McCann and husband Cody.
Great-grandchildren include Shelby McMorris, Monroe and Keatyn Fox, Kylie and Cooper Watts, Camryn and Dexter Miller, Gannon McCann, Evan Patel, Sophia, Patrick and Tyler Stuckey.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Jane Hill Bueter, granddaughter Robin Leigh McMorris and son-in-law Greg Hopkins.
He was raised in Bowling Green and graduated from Bowling Green High School with the class of 1952. He served in the US Army 814th Engineer Battalion for three years and part of that time was in Germany. Harry was employed and retired from Murphy Motors in Hannibal and owned and operated Harry’s Transmissions. Harry was a member of St. Clement Catholic Church.
Pallbearers will be Robbie McMorris, Chris Burnett, Seth Hopkins, Kevin Mudd, Tyler Gamm, Scott Gamm and Bart Young.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Travis Stuckey, Todd Marshall, Steve Brookshier, Clayton Miller, William Huber, Drew Robbins and Cody McCann.
Memorials may be given to St. Clement Building Fund or Pike County Hospice.
On-line condolences may be left at www.muddveach.com.