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Henry Wenzel Obituary

PEORIA - Henry G. Wenzel, 90, of Peoria passed away at 4:42 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Proctor.

Henry was born Sept. 24, 1923, in Peoria to John and Mary (Dilzer) Wenzel. He married Mary Benson on July 8, 1972. She survives.

He is also survived by his son, John Wenzel of Peoria; and his nephew, Robert (Debra) Wenzel of Peoria.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and two sisters.

Henry was a World War II Air Force veteran. He worked as a plasterer for the Plaster and Cement Masons for 30 years, retiring in 1971.

He was a member of St. Philomena Catholic Church.

Cremation rites have been accorded. There will be no services. Burial of ashes will be in Parkview Cemetery at a later date.

Wright & Salmon Mortuary is handling the arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Research.

Tributes and condolences may be submitted to www. wrightandsalmon.com.

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Apr. 20, 2014
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