Monday, June 21st, 2010
Laura M. Henning, 87, New Knoxville, died at 12:15 a.m. June 18, 2010, at Golden Living Center Valley in St. Marys.
She was born Jan. 12, 1923, in Burbank, to Joe and Rose Fink DeVoe. On Dec. 26, 1941, she married Lt. Col. Robert T. Henning, who survives.
Also surviving are four children, Robin (Erv) Gleghorn, Woodinville, Wash., Robert (Cindy) Henning Jr., Indianapolis, Ind., Scott (Debbie) Henning, Fredericksburg, Va., and Laura (John) Settlage, New Knoxville; a brother, Robert (Gretchen) DeVoe, Arlington, Texas; 15 grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
Deceased is a daughter, Dixie Henning-Worcester; a sister, Cleo DeVoe; and two brothers, Jack and Don DeVoe.
She was a 1940 graduate of Lodi High School in Lodi. She was an area director for Mary Kay Cosmetics Company and helped organize the Welcome Wagon program in St. Marys. She attended Faith Alliance Church in New Bremen, and was a member of the First Christian Church in Stow.
Funeral rites are 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Faith Alliance Church in New Bremen, the Rev. Tom Sager officiating. Private burial is at Dayton National Cemetery.
Calling is 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
Memorials can be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Condolences can be left at millerfuneralhomes.net.
Arrangements are being handled by Vornholt-Miller Funeral Home in New Knoxville.