Lay Member, Geriann Henry, Enters Eternal Life

UPDATE: Father Gerry Sheehan delivered the homily for Geriann Henry’s Funeral Mass on February 20, 2017. It is available here for those who would like to listen.


Please remember in your prayer the repose of the soul of Geraldine Ann Henry, 74, of Kansas City, MO. She passed away Thursday, February 16, 2017 at her home surrounded by family and loved ones. The funeral arrangements are as follows:

Vigil and Rosary: February 19, 2017 from 5 pm to 7 pm with the Rosary recited at 5pm at McGilley & Sheil Funeral Home Sunday

Funeral Mass: Monday, February 20, 2017 at 9 am at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, 3934 Washington, Kansas City, MO.

Burial: Following Funeral Mass at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

Geraldine’s obituary excerpted from Dignity Memorial:

Geraldine was born September 5, 1942 in Seneca, KS to Omer and Lucille (Noll) Haug. Geraldine was a homemaker and her life was her husband, children and grandchildren. She home schooled all five of her children at a time when it was not common practice. She enjoyed music and played both the piano and the organ. Geraldine was a 45+ year member of the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity.

Geraldine is preceded in death by her parents, three sisters and two brothers. She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Ron; her children: Mary Lucille Ahmad (Naseer), Bernard Henry, Dominic Henry (Erin), Joseph Henry, Mary Grace Ward (Chris); two brothers, seven sisters; grandchildren: Nabil, Helen, Rose, Amira, Emilia, James, Mary and Robert.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to The Village Hospice and especially Carol, our family angel. Memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 3846 W. 75 St, Prairie Village, KS 66208 or SOLT Development Office, P.O. Box 4116, Corpus Christi, TX 78469. Online condolences to Arr: McGilley & Sheil Chapel, 11924 E. 47th St., Kansas City, MO 64133, 64133, 816-353-6555.