Saturday, September 26th, 2009
George B. Henderson, 66, 424 N. Perry St., St. Marys, died at 3:35 a.m. Sept. 24, 2009, at his home.
He was born June 3, 1943, in Celina to Carl and Janie Rider Henderson. On Oct. 17, 1964, he married Jean A. Schwaberow, who survives.
Other survivors are a son, Chris (Jennifer) Henderson, Toledo; a daughter, Linda Harsh, Scott Depot, W. Va.; a sister-in-law, Marie (Jim) Reier, St. Marys; and a granddaughter.
Deceased is an infant daughter, Amy Henderson; an infant son, Scott Henderson; a sister, Linda Henderson; and parents-in-law, Robert and Mildred Schwaberow.
He retired as police chief for the city of St. Marys after serving many years in law enforcement, and was currently employed by the state of Ohio as a field representative for the Bureau of Motor Vehicles. A 1961 graduate of Memorial High School, St. Marys, he received his degree in criminal justice from Lima Technical College. He was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, St. Marys.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Monday at Miller Funeral Home & Cremation Services, St. Marys, the Rev. Dr. Ed Bray officiating. Burial with police honors is at Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday and after 9:30 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to Grand Lake Hospice or the Auglaize County Humane Society.
Condolences can be left at www.millerfuneralhomes.net.