Budley Clarke McHenry

| June 22, 2015

mchenry pic - web and bookmarkBudley Clarke McHenry, 86, of Rimersburg, Pa., passed away Monday, June 22, 2015 at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born June 16, 1929 in Toby Twp., Clarion Co., PA, the son of Harry Lee McHenry and Estella Louella (Smith) McHenry.

Bud was a lifetime resident of Rimersburg and graduated from Union High School in 1948. He was a tipple operator at C&K Coal for a number of years and was also a farmer. Bud loved being outdoors and working on the farm. He was a member of the former Cherry Run United Methodist Church and was presently a member of Sligo United Methodist Church and attending Sligo Chapel. Bud served on the Union School Board for 10 years and also was a former director of the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Association and a past supervisor for Toby Twp.

He will be deeply missed by his daughters, Donna Lee Leonard and husband, Edward, of Rimersburg, Beverly Ann McHenry, of Rimersburg, Cheryl Marlene McKelvey and husband, Kenneth, of Elmer, NJ, Betty Lou Anthony and husband, Virgil, of Rimersburg, and Bonnie Sue Himes and husband, Tracy, of Monongahela; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren with three more on the way; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Bud was preceded in death by his parents; loving wife, Mary Ann (Olson) McHenry, whom he married June 13, 1953 and who died May 8, 2005; brothers, Albert, Emmett, Ray, James and Russell McHenry; and sisters, Irene Murray, Tressa Henry and Jessie Carmichael.

Relatives and friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 PM on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 and from 2-4 and 7-9 PM on Thursday, June, 25, 2015 at the Bauer-Hillis Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 758 Main Street, Rimersburg.

Additional visitation will be held from 10 AM until the time of the funeral service at 11 AM on Friday, June 26, 2015 at the funeral home, with Pastor Larry Piper officiating.

Burial will be in Rimersburg Cemetery, Rimersburg, PA.

Contributions can be made in Bud’s honor to the Renal Care of Clarion, 825 E. Main St., Clarion, PA 16214, and Clarion Forest VNA Hospice, 271 Perkins Rd., Clarion, PA 16214.

Arrangements are being handled by Bauer-Hillis Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc.

To send a condolence to Bud’s family or view a tribute honoring his life, visit www.bauerfuneral.com.


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