Rene Henry, 43, died of injuries suffered in a two vehicle crash on Friday, January 3, 2014. The accident occurred at MCR 24 and MCR U.5.|
Rene was born December 10, 1970, in Fort Collins.
Rene's family lived in several different communities in eastern Colorado, including Lamar and Yuma. They moved to Fort Morgan in 1989. Rene graduated from Fort Morgan High School in 1990.
Rene worked for several years at the Brush News Tribune. She later went to work for Schwan's Home Service, where she was working at the time of her death.
Rene will be remembered for her love of people and her sense of humor.
Survivors include her husband, Rick Henry of Brush; four children, Brittany Lucero of Florida, Bryan Schlegel of Fort Morgan, Devon Henry of Avondale, AZ, and Mason Henry of Brush; her father, Robbie Kinion of Stateburg, SC; her mother and dad, Susan and Sam Branom of Fort Morgan; two brothers, Darrin Kinion of Snyder and Matthew Branom of Eaton; and one sister, Samantha Cottrel of Alamogordo, NM; her maternal grandmother, Betty Olson of Fort Collins; and four grandchildren, Serenity, Sadie, Phoenix and Scottie.
A memorial service will be held at the Brush High School Auditorium on Saturday, January 18, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. A reception will follow the service in the High School Commons. The service will conclude at the school.
A memorial fund is being established for the Special Education Program at Beaver Valley Elementary School, in care of Heer Mortuaries & Crematory, Brush.
The Heer Mortuaries & Crematory are entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
Published in The Fort Morgan Times on Jan. 9, 2014