John Henkel

John E. "Jack" Henkel

Tuesday, May 28th, 1929 - Saturday, August 15th, 2020
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John E. “Jack” Henkel, 91, of Greensburg formerly of Irwin died Saturday August 15, 2020 in Mt. View Personal Care, Greensburg. He was born May 28, 1929, in Wilmerding a son of the late Edmund and Elizabeth (Gallagher) Henkel. Prior to his retirement he was employed as a skilled lathe operator for the Elliott Company, in Jeannette. He was a Korean War veteran having served in the Navy. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife June (Fassen) Henkel. Surviving are two daughters Jackie Hegwood and her husband Brent, of WI, Jill Henkel, of Irwin; four grandsons; Aaron and his wife Caitlin, Adam, Andrew and his wife Akanksha, Anthony and his wife Elizabeth, five great grandsons; Steven, Noah, Thomas Leo and Cole, two sisters Cheryl Henkel, of Jeannette and Betty McKinnon, of Monroeville, and several nieces, nephews, family and friends who were close to his heart. Due to the COVID restrictions, there will be no visitation or services. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. If desired, donations may be made to OSPTA Hospice, 4325 State Route 51 North, Belle Vernon, PA 15012. Ott Funeral Home, 805 Pennsylvania Ave., Irwin, is entrusted with arrangements.
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Posted at 01:45am
Our deepest sympathy at this news. His kindness and gentle spirit will always be a wonderful memory for all that knew him. Cheryl & Larry Sturm

Aaron & Caitlin

Posted at 12:30pm
To Aunt Jill and Mom - We love you and are praying with you. Got the flowers with Carribean in the name because it reminded me of Pap's plane stories.
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