Earl Edward Henry

Jun 5 1941
Nov 1 2020
79 Years
Barren County, KY and formerly of Honey Brook, PA

Earl Edward Henry, 79, of Barren County, KY, and formerly of Honey Brook, PA, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 1, 2020, after battling ALS for 7 years. Earl was born in Bellevue, PA on June 5, 1941, to the late LeRoy K. Henry and Elinor May Schatz Henry. Earl was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a jack of all trades, he worked with computers, sales, and his final endeavor was custom engraving, his custom engraving was one of beauty. He also enjoyed gardening and making all kinds of projects.

He is survived by the love of his life of 50 years, Irene Kopteros Henry; sister, Carol Dolan (Lynn) of Lancaster, PA; two brothers, Clyde Henry (Carol) of Locust Grove, VA, John Henry (Kathy) of Chewelah, WA; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two sons; Christopher, and Stephen Henry.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at 11:00 AM at The First Baptist Church of Pequea, 6062 Old Philadelphia Pike, Gap, PA.  A Viewing will take place at the Church from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.  The burial will occur following the service in the adjoining cemetery.   In order to protect those at risk, please wear a face mask and practice social distancing.  

Even though he was healthy most of his life, Earl did not let ALS keep him from smiling and helping people who needed it. Those that wish to honor him may make a donation to:
Disabled American Veterans; https://secure.dav.org/donate,
Paralyzed Veterans of America; https://secure.pva.org/pva,
Gideons Bible; https://www.gideons.org.

Service Date: 
Nov 12 2020 - 11:00am
Service Location: 
First Baptist Church of Pequea, 6062 Old Philadelphia Pike, Gap, PA 17527


Dear Irene, We know in our hearts that you and Earl have been richly blessed and are forever bound in the wondrous love of your savior, Jesus Christ. Our God ever present will comfort you during this difficult time and bring you peace. Our thoughts and prayers continue as always. Love, John and Gloria. 

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