Edward B. “Bob” Henderson, 85, of Derry passed away peacefully at his home Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021.
He was born Aug. 3, 1935, in Derry Township, a son of the late Clarence and Rose (Percha) Henderson.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marian (Hartshorn) Henderson, who passed away June 13, 2007.
Edward was a U.S Army veteran. He will be remembered as a dedicated, hard working man as a truck driver, welder and farmer. He enjoyed bluegrass music festivals, loved antiquing and flea markets.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Walter, and three sisters, Elizabeth, Pauline and Helen.
Edward is survived by three sons, Edward Henderson (Michelle) of New Alexandria, Tom Henderson, Sean Henderson and a special friend, Deidre, of Derry; four grandchildren, Cierra and Deana Henderson and Owen and Katie Henderson; a brother, Clarence “Buck” Henderson of Greensburg, and a sister, Rose Patricia King (Ralph) of Michigan.
All arrangements are private for family and under the direction of McCabe Funeral Home, 300 W. Third Ave., Derry.
Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomespa.com.