Elizabeth J. ""Tootie"" Henry (1938 - 2014)

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  • "To Alan and Family. Merlyn and I are so saddened to hear..."
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    - Debbie Madden
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    - Otis and Lucille Procious
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Elizabeth J. "Tootie" Henry, 75, Brookville, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at the McKinley Health Center in Brookville.
Born Oct. 15, 1938, in Kissinger Mills, Clarion County, she was the daughter of the late Wesley Rayburn Mathers and Jean Louise Slagle Mathers. She was married to M. Alan Henry on Aug. 30, 1958, in New Bethlehem.
Elizabeth was a graduate of Redbank Valley High School. She worked as a secretary until she retired in 2002.
Elizabeth was a member of Christian Missionary Alliance Church in Brookville. She enjoyed singing, being with family, and her church.
Survivors also include a son, Seth (Louisa) Henry of Greenville S.C.; three daughters: Jane Henry of Greenville S.C., Ginny (William) Kniseley of Brookville, Molly (Robert) Murphy of Reading; a sister, Bonnie Mathers Kunselman of New Bethlehem; six grandchildren, one great-grandchild, three nieces and two nephews.
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Mathers Gahagan.
Her family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today (Thursday, July 24, 2014) at the Furlong Funeral Home, Gregory K. Furlong FD, corner of Broad St. and First Ave., Summerville.
Friends will also be received Friday, July 25, 2014, at the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church on Route 36 Brookville, from 10-11 a.m. with the service following at 11 am.
Interment will be in the Westview Cemetery, Clover Township, Jefferson County.
Memorial donations may be made to the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, Route 36, Brookville, PA 15825.
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Furlong Funeral Home
50 Broad St
Summerville, PA 15864
(814) 856-2550
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Published in The Courier Express from July 24 to July 25, 2014