Mable F. Henry, 83, of
Grandview passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2007, following a short illness at
Hillcrest Manor, in Sunnyside.
Mable was born Aug. 5, 1923,
in New Leipzig, N.D. to John and Lydia (Auch) Guenther. Mable grew up in the
Grandview area and attended school at the Granger Academy.
She married Robert D. Henry
on Oct. 2, 1945. They made their home in Grandview.
She was a homemaker, wife,
mother, and an excellent cook. Fried chicken and lemon meringue pie were some
of her specialties.
Mable volunteered as an aide
at the Grandview Jr. Academy.
She loved the children and
they loved her.
Mable was a member of the
Grandview Seventh-day Adventist Church for many years.
Mabel Henry is survived by
one daughter, Sandy LaLanne of Des Moines, Iowa; one brother, Adolph Guenther;
three sisters, Esther Hall, Clara Carrier and Dorothy Lang; and numerous
cousins, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by
her husband, Robert; and sisters, Nathalia Iblings, Linda Wilson and Ella Mehrer.
Memorial services for Mable
Henry will be held Sunday, Aug. 26, 2007, at 11 a.m. at the Seventh-day
Adventist Church in Grandview. If you would like to come forward and share your
memories of Mable, please write them down and bring them to the service.
In lieu of flowers,
memorials may be made to the Seventh-day Adventist Jr. Academy, the Seventh-day
Adventist Channel, I Memo 3ABN, or Eden Fund, c/o Hillcrest Manor, 721 Otis
Ave., Sunnyside, WA 98944.
Sandy would also like to
thank the staff at Hillcrest Manor for their loving care of her mother.
Valley Hills Funeral Home in
Sunnyside is in charge of arrangements. Send condolences at valleyhillsfh.com.