FRANKLIN - Ray A. Henderson, 21, died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, at Chilton Memorial Hospital in Pequannock Township due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Ray, son of Ray and Barbara (Downes) Henderson, was born in Staten Island, N.Y., March 7, 1991. He had resided in Franklin for the past 19 years.
Ray was a 2009 graduate of Sussex County Technical School in Sparta. He majored in welding and was the recipient of the Stabile Award. He was presently working for Spartan Fence Systems of Franklin and had also worked for the New York City Department of Parks. In addition to welding, Ray enjoyed dirt biking and quading.
Ray is survived by his parents, Ray and Barbara Henderson, of Franklin; brother, James Henderson, of Staten Island, N.Y.; and sisters, Meghan Henderson of Japan and Brandi Henderson of Staten Island, N.Y.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 9, at 9:15 a.m. from F. John Ramsey Funeral Home, One Main St., Franklin, to Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Franklin, for a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. For condolences and directions, please see www.fjohnramseyfuneralhome.com