Born March 29, 1934 in Tipton, he was the son of Joseph W. and Helen B. (Snyder) Henderson.
He married R. Sue (Cage) Henderson on March 25, 1951 in Converse. He was passionate about working the family farm since 1969.
He was a member of Sharpsville United Methodist Church, was a volunteer fireman for Sharpsville for many years, member of the Lions Club, and was a Mason. He also served as a little league coach for 15 years for his grandchildren.
Survivors include: his wife, R. Sue Henderson of Sharpsville; daughters and sons in law: Cindy and Gary Miller of Sharpsville, Debbie and Dave Harding of Bloomfield, Becky and Boyd Davis of Argos, grandchildren: Carrie and husband Matt Bischof, Katie and husband Matt Gentry, Maggie and husband Adam Mohr, Joseph Davis and fiancee Jennifer Frain, Alex Davis, Chloe Davis, Cody Miller, Emilie Miller, Cullen Miller and Mollie Miller, great Grandchildren: Sophie Mohr, Vince Bischof and Ava Bischof; brother and sister in law: James Richard and Darlene Henderson of Sharpsville; many nieces and nephews also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents
Visitaion will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, at Ellers Mortuary Webster St. Chapel 3400 S. Webster St., Sharpsville.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Sunday at Sharpsville United Methodist Church 228 W. Meridian St. with Pastor Richard Lyth officiating.
Burial will be in Sharpsville Cemetery
Memorial contributions may be made to the Sharpsville United Methodist Church. Envelopes will be provided at the mortuary and at the church.