Robert "Bob" Henderson, age 88, of Greenville, OH, passed away, Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Wayne Health Care in Greenville.
He was born Saturday, November 12, 1927 in Ansonia, OH, a son of the late Wilbur and Gertrude (Young) Henderson.
In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by four brothers, George, Edmund, Raymond and Harold Henderson.
Bob was a WWII veteran, serving his country in the United States Navy, stationed in Washington DC. He was long time member of the Ansonia United Methodist Church. He was a member of the Ansonia American Legion Post 353. Bob was an avid card player, fisherman and golfer. He especially enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Bob is survived by his wife Betty Neitzelt, Henderson, of 67 years, whom he married August 27, 1949; 3 sons, R. Craig Henderson of Groveport, OH, Mike (Debbie) Henderson of Greenville, OH and Mark (Cindy) Henderson of Springboro, OH; 9 grandchildren, Janelle (Jorge Garcia) Henderson of Columbus, OH, Alyssa (Michael) Jameson of Commercial Point, OH, Stacia (Joshua) Thornton of Canal Winchester, OH, Ryan (Leah) Henderson of Brookville, OH, Scott (Jenna) Henderson of Batesville, IN, Joshua (Staci) Henderson of Cincinnati, OH, Jared (Amanda) Henderson of Cincinnati, OH, Kirsten (Brady) Selhorst of Springboro, OH and Andrew Henderson of Cincinnati, OH. Bob is also survived by 14 great grandchildren, 2 sisters-in-law, Helen Neitzelt and Jan Henderson; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Ansonia United Methodist Church with Pastor Ron Hoeksema officiating. Burial, with full military honors provided by the Greenville Honor Guard, will follow in Greenville Cemetery.
Family and friends may visit Saturday, from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Church.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Ansonia United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 457, Ansonia, OH 45303