EMMETT JEAN HENRY Emmett J. "Buck" Henry passed away at his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico on Saturday December 28. Born on September 10, 1929 in Cleveland, OH, Buck enlisted in the US Navy after high school, and then attended Penn State University. He had a long and successful career in the reinsurance business, and worked for several firms including Towers, Perrin, Forster & Crosby, Guy Carpenter and Company, The John F. Sullivan Company, and Wilcox, Inc. Always a traveler, he retired in Sedona, AZ and then later relocated to northern California. He and his wife moved to Santa Fe, New Mexico, several years ago and he loved the surroundings and people immensely, as well as his volunteer work at the local horse rescue shelter. He is survived by his wife Anita, sister, Carol Daniels wife of John, and his children Timothy, husband of Linda, Lydia, partner of Lois Dostalik, and Darah, fiancï¿½ of Bob Hallock; four grandchildren Lindsay, Sarah, Amber and Alex; and two great-grandchildren Ava and Cameron. Internment will take place later this year at the cemetery of his childhood home of Sheffield, PA. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to: The Horse Shelter, 1012 Marquez Place, Suite 201B, Santa Fe, NM 87505.
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Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Jan. 1, 1900