Polly J. Henderson
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Henderson Polly J. Henderson passed away Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at Kobacker House. Polly was born in Columbus, Ohio to Eugene and Kathryn Wilson. Her parents and son preceded her in death. Polly was a long time docent at the Columbus Zoo and earned the nickname of "Polar Bear Lady" for her love of those animals. Polly was also recognized for her volunteer efforts at The Son of Heaven exhibit. Polly is survived by her husband of 30 years, Jim; daughters, Elizabeth (Ken) Chase, Kathie (Steve) Mote; brother, Jerry (Julie) Wilson; grandchildren and great grandchildren. At Polly's request, no service will be held. Arrangements by EVANS FUNERAL HOME, 4171 E. Livingston Ave. www.evansfuneralhome.net

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Mar. 26 to Mar. 28, 2014.
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March 29, 2014
Family of Polly J. Henderson:
I am so very sorry for your loss. Please accept my sincere condolences. May you find comfort in knowing that God is near when our hearts are broken. He sees our tears and hears your prayers. He will heal your pain. Always cherish your many memories of Polly.

Warmest regards,
M J Henderson
March 28, 2014
Polly was a very friendly neighbor and she always brightened our day when we crossed paths. She will be missed.
Felicia & Darin Hobson
March 28, 2014
I want to offer my condolences to the family. Thanks, Dotty for your years of dedication and service to the Columbus Zoo. Rest in Peace.

Jerry Borin
Retired Executive Director
Columbus Zoo
Jerry Borin
March 27, 2014
Jim, So sorry to hear of your loss, my heart aches for you. May God give your comfort and strength.
Geoffrey Dean
March 27, 2014
You are in our prayers. Ron & Miriam Stein
March 27, 2014
Jan Lapp
March 27, 2014
Please accept our deepest Sympathy
Villa Angela Care Center
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