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Leon Robert "Bob" Henry

January 19, 1932 — May 23, 2019

Leon Robert "Bob" Henry, 87, formerly of Cumru Township, passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Manor Care Laureldale. He was the husband of Etta M. (Ellingsworth) Henry. Born in Reading, PA, he was the son of the late Leon Samuel Henry and Ruth F. (Boyer) Burnett and was a proud member of the USMC Reserves. Bob was a machine operator for Tyco, formerly known as Hub Tool and then was a sales associate for Walmart for 17 years, retiring in 2010. In addition to his wife, Bob is survived by his sons: Curtis Robert Henry husband of Sylvie, Columbia, MD; and Craig Robert Henry, Boston, MA; three grandchildren: Julien, Luken and Kinnon; and one brother Dennis Henry husband of Linda, Chadds Ford. He is predeceased by his son Christopher R. Henry on October 3, 1975. Visitation with family and friends will be held on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in Lutz Funeral Home, Inc., 2100 Perkiomen Ave., Reading. A service will be held on Thursday, May 30 at 11:00 am in Lutz Funeral Home, Inc. Interment will be at St. John's Cemetery, Birdsboro. Flowers are appreciated or contributions may be made to Salvation Army, Salvation Army-Reading Corps, 301 S 5th St., Reading, PA 19602. Lutz Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. For online condolences, please visit
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