Richard 'Jr.' Henn -- Lake City
LAKE CITY -- The funeral for Richard "Jr." Henn will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Lincoln Lutheran Church in rural Zumbro Falls, with the Rev. Christian Christenson officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery in Lake City.
Mr. Henn, 71, of Lake City, formerly of Zumbro Falls, died Tuesday (Jan. 18, 2005) at his home.
Born April 23, 1933, in Gillford Township, Wabasha County, he graduated from Lincoln High School in Lake City and served in the Army from 1953 to 1955. He returned to Zumbro Falls after his discharge. On June 28, 1958, he married June Haagenson in Mabel. They lived in Zumbro Falls until moving to Lake City in 1992. He owned and operated a milk and livestock trucking business called Henn Brothers with his brothers in Zumbro Falls. In addition, he was a rural mail carrier in the Mazeppa area for 11 years and was a driver for Sugar Loaf Bus Service. Mr. Henn was a member of Trinity Lincoln Lutheran in rural Zumbro Falls and served on the church council for many years. He was a life member and past commander of Zumbro Falls VFW Post 1802, a member of Lake City American Legion Post 110, a past member of the Zumbro Falls Fire Department, a member of the Frontenac Sportsmen's Club and former member of the Zumbro Falls Lions Club. He enjoyed fishing and golfing.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Jeffrey (Lauria) of Hudson, Wis.; a daughter, Jennifer Henn of Tucson, Ariz.; three grandchildren; two brothers, Dallas (Gloria) of Zumbro Falls and Emery of Lake City; and four sisters, Dolores Beck and Jean Henn, both of Lake City, Lois Grobe of Pine Island and Elaine Folkert of Rochester. A brother and a sister preceded him in death.
Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Mahn Family Funeral Home, Anderson-Peterson Chapel in Lake City, and an hour before the service Saturday at the church.