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Gordon W Henderson

Obituary for Gordon W Henderson

December 14, 1941 - April 21, 2017
Rising Sun, Maryland | Age 75

Safe Passage, see you in the beyond.


Gordon W. Henderson, "Bill" age 75 of Rising Sun, MD passed away on April 21, 2017. He was born on December 14, 1941 in Chicago, IL to the late, Vick W. Henderson and Vina Irene (Moore) Henderson.

Gordon worked as an Internal Revenue Service Agent for the government. He served in the US Army for 12 years where he toured in the Vietnam War. Gordon was a member of the American Legion Post 194 as well as the NRA. He was a proud Republican. He had a passion for toy trains and he even built the train set at the Brandywine Museum in Chadds Ford, PA. He also loved cats and had two of his own.

Gordon is survived by his nephew: Wayne Carey and his wife, Lisa of Oxford, PA; grand-nephew, Timothy James Carney of Fargo, ND; and grand-nieces: Kim Carney of Aberdeen, SD and Trista Carney of Sioux Falls, SD.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of 51 years, Mary Elizabeth (Caulford) Henderson and sister, Kay Danks.

Services for Gordon will be held privately and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made payable to "Eden Rehab and Rescue" and sent in care of R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., P.O. Box 248, Rising Sun, MD 21911.

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111 S. Queen Street
P.O. Box 248
Rising Sun, MD 21911
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