David Lee Roy Henige, Sr. age 71, of Elida and formerly of Akron, died 7:00 a.m., Wednesday March 6, 2013 at Shawnee Manor Nursing Home. He was born July 21, 1941 in Jefferson Barracks, Missouri to the late Albert James and Helene Claire Whitfield Henige.
Mr. Henige had been self-employed in the collection business in Akron and a U. S. Navy veteran.
Survivors include daughters: Carmen J. (James) Boese of Lima, Carole E. (Todd) Jones of Elida, sons: Samuel Henige of Akron and Alex Henige of Akron and 2 sons in San Bernardino, CA, brothers: James ‘Jim’ (Becky) Henige of Arlington, NE and Bryan E. (Phyllis) Henige of Pandora, 8 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a son David Lee Roy Henige, Jr.
Memorial services will begin 2:00 p.m., Saturday, March 9 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. His cremated remains will be buried in Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from noon-2 Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to the family to help reimburse medical and funeral expenses.
Date: Saturday, March 9, 2013
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm