Henry E. Endsley 87 of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 5:31 PM Sunday August 29, 2010 in Shelby Memorial Hospital in Shelbyville, IL.
Henry was born Dec. 20, 1922 in Shelby County, IL the son of Levi and Maude Nance Endsley.
He married Helen Burris on April 24, 1943 in Stewardson, IL.She passed away Mar. 15, 2009.
Henry worked as a body repair specialist at Leach-Wilson Motor Company for 27 years.
He was affiliated with the First Church of the Nazarene in Shelbyville. Henry was an avid gardener and was devoted to his family.
Surviving are his sons: Edward E. Endsley and wife Judy of Ina, IL and Harold D. Endsley and wife Sinda of Freeport, IL; grandchildren: Edward E. Endsley Jr. and wife Pam of North Franklin, CT, John W. Endsley and wife Tammy of Albion, IL, Sarah Endsley and Scott and wife Juliana both of Freeport, IL; ten great grandchildren; brother Virgil Ray Endsley of Charlotte, NC.
He was preceded in death by his wife Helen, parents, brothers: Levi Endsley, Russell Endsley,Robert Endsley, and Charles Endsley; half brothers: Fred Endsley Marion Endsley, Raymond Endsley, Harry Endsley, R.L. Endsley, Emery Endsley and David McNear; sister: Violet Crowley.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM Thursday Sept. 2, 2010 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville.Rev. Greg Breeden will officiate.Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 PM Wednesday in the funeral home.Burial will be in Mound Cemetery at Cowden, ILMemorials can be made to the American Cancer Society or Donorís Choice.On line condolences may be directed to the family at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com