Mildred "Millie" Elizabeth Henderson, nee Hagemann, 92, Warrenton, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Parkside Meadows Residence Care, St. Charles, with her family at her side. |
Mildred was born to Frank Hagemann and wife Emma, nee Middelkamp, Nov. 6, 1920.
She married the love of her life, Walter I. Henderson, Jan. 6, 1951. They celebrated 47 years of marriage before he passed away in May 1998.
Mildred was employed at Friedens United Church of Christ, Warrenton, where she worked as a secretary. She also was a homemaker for many years.
Mildred was a member of Friedens United Church of Christ, the Warrenton Park Board and Big Red Boosters. She enjoyed playing cards, knitting and having coffee with friends.
Mildred was preceded in death by her loving husband, Walter Henderson; parents; one sister, Darlene Todd; and one daughter-in-law, Linda Henderson.
She is survived by two sons, Robert Henderson, Ocala, Fla., and Alan Henderson and wife Julie, Springfield; two daughters, Joan Schoder and husband Fred, St. Charles, and Carol Heerman and husband Scott, Springfield; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.
Memorial donations can be made to Heartland Hospice, in care of Martin Funeral Home, 510 E. Main, Warrenton, MO 63383.
Funeral services were held Saturday, June 29, at Friedens United Church of Christ, Warrenton, with the Rev. Darryl Bockting officiating.
Burial followed at Lippstadt Cemetery, Warrenton.
Online condolences may be made at www.martinfuneral.net.
The family of Mildred Elizabeth Henderson entrusted her care to Martin Funeral Home, Warrenton.
Published in The Missourian on July 4, 2013