James A. Henricks, 80, Grove City, passed away at 5:40 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at Orchard Manor after an extended illness.
He was born Dec. 1, 1936, in Butler, to William and Anna Yuhaz Henricks.
Mr. Henricks married Mona Greenway on Feb. 14, 1958.
He owned and operated Henricks Auto Service and Towing 23-hour service, which he started in the fall of 1963. The business is still open and operating today.
Mr. Henricks was a member of Grace United Methodist Church.
He was also an Army veteran.
James is survived by his wife, at home; five children: Jim Henricks and his wife Tammie in Grove City; Cheryl, wife of Merle McAnallen, of Grove City; Lisa, wife of Neal Wagner, in Grove City; Linda Eperthener and her fiance Patrick Avery in North Carolina; and Eric Henricks and his wife Katie in Grove City; a sister, Karen, wife of Kenneth Miller, in Butler; eight grandchildren, Jamie Oxenham, Laura Durbin, Rebecca Woods, Jacy Filer, Ashley Williamson, Maegan Eperthener, and Cameron and Connor Henricks; and six great-grandchildren.
His parents and a granddaughter, Alyssa Eperthener, preceded him in death.
James A., 80, Grove City.
Calling hours: 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday (10-31-17) at CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.
Service: A private funeral will be held at the convenience of the family with Rev. Kenton Shaw officiating.
Burial: Prairie Cemetery, Harrisville.
Published on October 29, 2017