PALMYRA; Henry, Viola “Tillie”; died on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the age of 93. Family and friends are invited to call from 5-8pm on Sunday, March 5 at the Robert L. Yost Funeral Home, Inc., 123 West Main Street, Palmyra, NY 14522. A funeral service will be held at 11am on Monday at the Western Presbyterian Church of Palmyra, 101 East Main Street, Palmyra. A reception will follow in fellowship hall. Burial will be at 3pm on Monday in Wethersfield Cemetery, Smiths Corners, NY. Please consider memorials to Western Presbyterian Church.
Tillie was born on October 7, 1923 in Bliss, NY the daughter of Frank and Florence Hale Ikeler. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Tillie was an active member of Western Presbyterian Church for over 50 years and had served as co-chair of various functions, especially the Rotary Club Luncheons. She was a member of Kings-Daughters and the Order of the Eastern Star. Tillie and her husband Everett had co-owned Henry’s Antiques.
Mrs. Henry is predeceased by her husband Everett Henry, brothers Frank, Dan and David Ikeler; step-sister Mildred and brothers-in-law Carl and Gerald. She is survived by her sons Keith (Judy) and Robert (Jaqueline) Henry; grandchildren Timothy (Elaine), William, Daniel (Deborah), Jason, Kristin (Mark) Rogers; great-grandchildren Keith (fiancé Faith Gatke), Branden (fiancé Billy Duke), Noah, Sienna, Jessica and Lila; extended family; sister Barbara Stoffer; brother Fred Ikeler; sister-in-law Sheila Henry; many nieces, nephews, cousins, special neighbors and friends.
Charitable donations may be made to:
Western Presbyterian Church of Palmyra 101 East Main Street, Palmyra NY 14522