John P. 'Pie' Henry Jr.
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John P. "Pie" Henry Jr., 81, of East Brady, formerly of Tidioute, Pa., died Nov. 29, 2012, at the Golden Living Center, Shippenville.
Born May 28, 1931, in Erie, he was the son of John P. and Florence I. (Petrini) Henry.
A graduate of East Brady High School and Grove City College, Pie was an insurance adjustor with INA Insurance in Pittsburgh for 30 years.
A veteran of the U.S. Navy, Pie served aboard the USS Princeton CVA 37. He was a recipient of the Good Conduct Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal and the Korean Presidential Unit Citation Badge.
He was a member of American Legion Post 488, Bradys Bend and a life member of VFW Post 8803, Tidioute.
Pie enjoyed hunting and fishing and loved snowmobiling.
He is survived by his former wife and companion, Lillian Weibel of East Brady, and two brothers, Robert L. Henry of East Brady and William C. (Kay) Henry of Lakeland, Fla. He is also survived by one stepdaughter, Tracy Fresh of Butler and two stepsons, Danny Bigley of Cranberry Township and Larry Bigley of Mars.
Pie was preceded in death by his parents.
HENRY - Services of committal for John P. "Pie" Henry Jr., who died Thursday Nov. 29, 2012, will be held in the St. Eusebius Cemetery Chapel with the Rev. William Kuba officiating at 11 a.m. Saturday. Following the services, military honors will be accorded.
Burial will follow in St. Eusebius Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Buechele Funeral Home, East Brady.
To view or express condolences, please visit www.BuecheleFuneralHome.com.
Published in Butler Eagle on Dec. 6, 2012