Services for Fred G. Henkel,
80, Parma, who died Sunday, May 27, in his home in rural
Parma, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, in the
Lienkaemper Chapel in Nyssa, Ore.
The Rev. William Russell of the First Church of the
Nazarene of Nyssa will officiate. Interment will follow in
the Parma Cemetery.
Mr. Henkel was born Sept. 30, 1903, in Kolb, Russia. He
came to the United States in 1915 and settled In Longmont,
Colo. He married Marion Weiderspon July 10, 1927, in
Brighton, Colo. They moved to the Parma-Nyssa area in 1941
where they homesteaded the farm at which he was living at the
time of his death.
He is survived by his wife of Parma: two sons, Roy Henkel
of Baker, Ore., and Merlen Henkel of Boise; a daughter. Joan
Mitchell of Brighton: three brothers, Harold Henkel of
Brighton, Raymond Henkel of Denver, Colo., and Ralph Henkel of
Greeley, Colo.; two sisters. Ruby Zajonckowski of Denver and
Molly Wagner of Longmont: five grandchildren: and three
Friends may call at the Nyssa Lienkaemper Chapel Wednesday
from 7 to 9 p.m.