Tuesday July 17, 2012
St. Clement Catholic Church
Monday July 16, 2012
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mudd-Veach Funeral Home (Bowling Green)
Shirley Henderson age 63 of Bowling Green passed away Friday July 13, 2012 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at St. Clement Catholic Church with Fr. Bill Peckman officiating. Burial will be in the St. Clement Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. To 8:00 p.m. Monday at the Mudd-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green.
She was born May 24, 1949 in Bowling Green, the daughter of Ezra Henry and Marie Gladys Brown Orf. She was married June 12, 1971 to Curtis Henderson and from this union two children were born and who survive. Travis Henderson and companion Bethany Worthington and Amanda Henderson and companion Clint Shinn all of Bowling Green. Also surviving are grandchildren Caitlyn, Tyler, and Garrett Shinn and Brenden Henderson; mother Marie Orf of Bowling Green; brothers Larry Orf, Danny Orf and wife Carolyn all of Bowling Green; sisters Wanda Wilson and husband Gary of Frankford, Janice Robinson and husband Philip of Bowling Green and Carolyn Touchette of Centerville, IL. She was preceded in death by her father Ezra (Casey) Orf and brother-in-law Joseph Touchette.
Shirley grew up in the St. Clement area and graduated from Bowling Green High School in 1967. She was a member of St. Clement Catholic Church. She had been employed at the Bowling Green Pharmacy before working as a loan officer with Farm Credit Services in Hannibal for 34 years. Shirley’s hobbies included reading, dancing and enjoyed spending time with family and friends, but most of all with her grandchildren.
Serving as pallbearers will be Greg Touchette, Bryon Touchette, Vance Wilson, Terry Wilson, Adam Orf and Jerad Robinson. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Danny Orf and Larry Orf.
Memorials may be made to the Shirley Henderson Memorial to be placed in the Cancer Memorial Park in Bowling Green.