Kenneth E. Henry

Kenneth E. Henry, 77, formerly of Altoona, went to be with the Lord Wednesday at St. Bernards Medical Center, Jonesboro, Ark.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Charles and Esther Henry. He married Janet Benz on July 13, 1957.

Surviving are his wife; four children: Jeri Custer and husband, Kenny, in Illinois, Kenneth and wife, Patty, in Indiana, Tracy Wilt and husband, Jerry Wyland, of Altoona and Dale and wife, Debra, of Altoona; 13 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Ken was a graduate of Altoona High School and served in the U.S. Air Force from 1954-64.

He worked for 22 years at Stroehmann Bakery and then moved to Lancaster and worked at Dart Container for 13 years, at which time he retired to Blytheville, Ark., in 2001.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Central Pennsylvania Humane Society, 1837 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, PA 16602.