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Curtis J. Henke

February 19, 1941 — October 10, 2022

Curtis J. Henke, 81, of Valmeyer, IL, died October 10, 2022, in Valmeyer, IL. He was born February 19, 1941, in St. Louis, MO.

    He is survived by his wife Mary Ann Henke nee Andres; children Kevin J. (Dawn) Henke and Mark K. (Wendy) Henke; grandchildren Quinten (Rebecca) Henke, Adam (Shelbie) Henke, and Aryn Henke; great grandchildren Elinor Henke, Leo Henke, and Shepard Henke; sister Audrey (Gary L.) Loos; sisters-in-law; brothers-in-law; nieces; nephews; cousins; and friends.

    He is preceded in death by his parents Leo G. & Vera W. (nee Osterhage) Henke and daughter in infancy Elizabeth Ann Henke.

    Curtis and Mary Ann were married for 63 years. He was a member of Zoar United Church of Christ in New Hanover, IL, a United States Army Veteran. Curtis was also a member of American Legion Post #901 for 55 years and International Union of Operating Engineers for 55 years and retired from Hanks Excavating and Landscaping Inc.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Zoar UCC Christian Education Building
or Shriner's Hospital for Children

Visitation:
    4 PM to 8 PM Friday, October 14, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home
    9 AM until time of service Saturday at Zoar United Church of Christ

Funeral:
    10 AM Saturday, October 15, 2022 at Zoar United Church of Christ in New Hanover, IL
        Pastor R.J. Morgan officiating
    Interment at New Hanover Cemetery of Zoar in New Hanover, IL

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Visitation

Friday, October 14, 2022

4:00 - 8:00pm (Central time)

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Visitation

Saturday, October 15, 2022

9:00 - 9:45am (Central time)

Zoar United Church of Christ - New Hanover

9103 D Rd, Columbia, IL 62236

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Saturday, October 15, 2022

Starts at 10:00am (Central time)

Zoar United Church of Christ - New Hanover

9103 D Rd, Columbia, IL 62236

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