Barbara A. Henry

Barbara A. Henry, 83, of North Fond du Lac, died Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at Grancare Nursing Center.  She was born June 28, 1929 in Fond du Lac, the daughter of William and Mabel Lade Elsner.  She worked for Winnebago Land UNISERV South for 24 years as secretary, retiring in 1996.  Barbara was a member of Presentation Church, North Fond du Lac and St. Vincent DePaul Society.  She volunteered for FACES, FREE Spirit Riders, the Samaritan Clinic, and the Adult Literacy Program.  She enjoyed gardening, reading, was very involved in her children’s activities and loved spending time with her grandchildren.


SURVIVORS:  two daughters, Debra (Randy) Watkins, Colorado Springs, CO and Laura (Ronald) Lange, Westfield, WI; two sons, Scott (Lorrie) Henry, Atlanta, GA and Christopher (Kristine) Henry, Orland, FL; eight grandchildren, Ronnie Lange, Jackie Lange, Michel (Nikki) Lange, Katrina Redding, Kristin Redding, Justin Henry, PFC Garrett Henry, Zachery Henry; four great grandchildren, Haylie, Jasmine, Anastasia, and James; and faithful companion, her dog, Molly.  She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters.


VISITATION:  will be from 9 – 11 AM on Friday, November 30, 2012 at Presentation Church, 705 Michigan Avenue, North Fond du Lac.  The Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11 AM on Friday, November 30, 2012 at Presentation Church with Rev. John Simon officiating.  Cremation has taken place and burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery.


Memorials are appreciated to Presentation Church or St. Vincent DePaul.


Uecker-Witt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  Additional information and guest book may be found at