Helen C. Henken,
nee Jansen, 84, of Germantown, died Sunday, October 23, 2005 at St.
Joseph Hospital in Breese.
She was born
March 8, 1921 in Germantown to Joseph and Frances (Gesenhues)
Jansen; they preceded her in death.
was married to John J. Henken, September 3, 1951 in St. Louis, MO.
He preceded her in death September 3, 1994.
Also preceded in
death by sons Marvin “Murph” Henken and John F. Henken, brothers Tom
Jansen, Richard Jansen, Paul Jansen, and Anthony Jansen, sisters
Marcella Nagel, Mary Ann Jansen, and Dorothy Perry.
sons Ron (Helen) Henken, Dennis “Spunk” (Barb) Henken, and a
daughter Mary Ellen (John) Linders all of Germantown.
Grandchildren-Carrie (Josh) Phelps, Terri (Joedy) Sauder, Amy (Ken)
Sheehan, Eric and Laurie Henken, and Andrea and Monica Linders.
Great-Grandchildren-Madison and Abigail Phelps, Connor and Camryn
(Mary Ann) Jansen of Germantown, and Rev. James Jansen of Aviston.
Dolores Marie Jansen, MM of Mary Knoll, NY.
Helen was a
She was a member
of St. Boniface Catholic Church and Altar Sodality.
Funeral Mass of
Christian Burial will be Tuesday, October 25, 2005 at 11 AM at St.
Boniface Catholic Church in Germantown with Fr. Stephen Humphrey
officiating. Interment will follow in St. Boniface Catholic
be Monday, October 24, 2005 from 4 to 9 PM and again on Tuesday,
October 25, 2005 from 8 to 10:45 AM at the Moss Funeral Home in
Memorials can be
made to Mary Knoll Sisters and will be received at the funeral home.
sympathy can be sent to