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Michael Wynn Henry

Posted on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 11:24 am

Michael Wynn Henry, 67, of Silex, passed away Aug. 26, 2015, at his residence.
A Mass was held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church with Fr. Charles Tichacek officiating.
Visitation was held on Friday, Aug. 28, beginning at 4 p.m. and until 8 at the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home.  Burial was in the St. Alphonsus Cemetery.
Michael was born Aug. 28, 1947, in St. Charles, the son of James Robert and Charlene Barton Davis Henry.
He married Glenda Padelford on May 8, 1971 at St. Alphonsus, she survives.
Other survivors include: son Michael Wynn Henry II (Julie) of Silex; daughters Michele Rae Lyons (David) of Gardenville, Nevada, Meredith Barton Brown (Daniel Rhodes) of Silex; grandchildren Steven, Sarah and Ashley Lyons, Michael and Mason Henry, Gwen Gilbert, Isabella and Lydia Brown;  brother Joseph Henry of Cuba, MO;  sisters Phyllis Korte (Dan) of Wentzville, Janet Baker (Bill) of Silex, Susan Brewer (Harold) of Bowling Green, Margaret Ann Perrott of Silex, Marla Henry of Silex, Marcia Henry of Wentzville, Brenda Reinholz (Glen) of St. Charles,  Donna Entwistle (Craig) of St. Charles, Christy Stoneking (Gale) of St. Peters and Nancy Killoren of St. Charles.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Bob and Charlene Henry, brothers James Henry, Mark Henry and Kevin Henry.
Michael lived in Silex all of his life.  He was a member of the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church parish. He retired from Kroger, in Troy, after   more than 20 years and then worked at IGA for several years. He then, bought Millwood Market which he ran for nine years, all while owning and operating Henry’s Bar in Silex for 21 years.
Everyone that knew Mike understood his love for the St. Louis Cardinals, cards, pool, mushroom  hunting and his Stag beer.
Most importantly, Mike loved being around friends and family and in his later years his grandchildren became his greatest pride.
Serving as pallbearers will be Zeke Henry, Daniel Korte, Jason Brewer, Billy Bob Perrott, Brandon Henry and John Reinholz.
Honorary pallbearers will be Nathan Henry, Bryan  Entwistle, Chase Stoneking, Dustin Killoren, Kim Ryan, Walter Barnes, Jack Duggan and Sonny Bain.
Memorials may be made to the family in care of Bibb-Veach Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be left at www.bibbveach.com