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Gary W. "Henny" Hendershot

August 29, 1958 ~ September 17, 2019 (age 61)


Gary W. “Henny” Hendershot, 61, of Watsontown, passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at The Gatehouse Hospice, Williamsport.

He was born on August 29, 1958 in Muncy-Creek Twp., Lycoming County. On September 7, 1985, he married the former Patty A. Miller, and they have celebrated 34 years of marriage.

Henny was a 1976 graduate of Warrior Run High School, and a 1978 graduate of Williamsport Area Community College.  He was a master certified welder and worked at ACF industries in Milton, retiring after 30 years of service.  He then worked for TPS Industries, New Columbia.

He loved woodworking, hunting, fishing and riding his motorcycle. Also, Henny enjoyed helping other’s whenever it was needed, he was known as a Mr. Fix-It.

Surviving besides his wife, Patty, are his nephews Mitchell Miller and his wife Janeeka and their daughter Jancsi with another baby boy on the way, and Matthew Miller and his wife and three children; brother-in-law:  Terry Wareham and his wife Cindy, sister-in-law: Robin Hunt and her husband Tom; brother-in-law: Jeff Miller and his wife Linda; his beagle dog Smooch; and his campground family.

Preceding him in death are Wayne Alta and Sherry Miller.

Family and friends are invited to call from 6 to 8 PM on Wednesday, September 25 at Brooks Funeral Home, 124 Main St., Watsontown where the funeral service will be held at 12:30 PM, on Thursday, September 26, with his Pastor Gary Zarr, officiating.  Burial will follow in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery.

In lieu of flowers the family suggest contributions be made to the Brooks Funeral Home to help defray costs.

“Every day clothes please”

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September 25, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brooks Funeral Home, Watsontown
124 Main Street
Watsontown, PA 17777

Funeral Service
September 26, 2019

12:30 PM
Brooks Funeral Home, Watsontown
124 Main Street
Watsontown, PA 17777

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