Born on May 30, 1925
VICTORIA - Dottie Henry,87, passed away on Monday, November 5, 2012. She was born on May 30, 1925 in Hallettsville to the late Henry and Ernestine Friemel Schaefer. Dottie was employed with J.C. Pennys for many years. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and Women's Auxilary of Post #4146.
Wife, Mother, Sister, Friend .
You were always ready with a kind word, an offer of help, ready to love and encourage
the best in everyone.
You always saw the glass half full, and gave your support when others would not.
You loved the beauty in nature and the goodness in life.
May the love and grace of God carry you home.
We love you and will miss your gentle soul
She is survived by her husband, Tommy Henry of Victoria; daughter, Michelle (Jerry) Giardina of The Woodlands; nieces, Janice McCullough of Spring, Cheryl Curtis of Houston, Sherry Cornwell of Austin and Sheila Arnona of Spring; nephews,
Ray and Robert Henry.
In addition to her parents, Dottie is preceded in death by a sister, Bernice Butchek.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, November 8, 2012 from 4-6 p.m. at Grace Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday, November 9, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Grace Funeral Home with Pastor Marilyn Roeder officiating. Burial will follow at Memory Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Don McCullough, Jerry Giardina, Johnny Grahmann and Joe Kovar.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Dottie's name may be made to Dorothy O'Connor Pet Adoption Center.
Grace Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.