Henry F. Lenkoski , 80, of Zion, died on Saturday, July 13, 2002 at Midwestern Regional Medical Center, Zion. Henry was born June 22, 1922 in Pittsburgh, PA. He was a member of Laborers International Union of North America, Local #300 of California, and he served with the 1st Marine Raiders in Guadalcanal during World War II. He was dearly loved by friends and family and will be missed by all.
Survivors include his children Dennis K. Lenkoski of Antioch, Connie (Terry) Nelson of Zion and Karen (Robert) Russell of Round Lake, Illinois; six grandchildren: Theresa (Kevin) Johnson, Patty (Jim) Gregerson, Harold (April) Nelson, Kimberly (Kevin) Cobb, Brian Lenkoski and Nikki White; seven great-grandchildren: Justin Gregerson, Jason Johnson, Michael, Timothy, Brittany and Kevin Cobb, Jr. and Sabrina Nelson; three sisters, Helen (Wally) Kumza of Huntington Beach, California and Dolores Cimoch and Vicky Lenkoski , both of Pittsburgh; and one brother, Mike Lenkoski also of Pittsburgh.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Frederick Lenn and Joe Lenkoski ; by two sisters, Francis Horchler and Stella Hooper; and by his parents, Hieronim and Mary (nee Kwiatek) Lenkowski .
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, July 17, 2002 at 10:30AM at the Congdon Funeral Home, 3012 Sheridan Road, Zion with Chaplains Bill Oestreich of Sheridan Health Care Center and Willis Mayfield officiating.
Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Memorial Park, Zion. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 16, 2002 from 5:00 until 8:00PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be sent to the family c/o Congdon Funeral Home, 3012 Sheridan Road, Zion.