Gladys M. Henderson, 94, of Chippewa Falls, died Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Lake Hallie Memory Care while under the care of St. Joseph’s Hospice.
She was born November 15, 1925 in Loraine, WI to Thomas and Ella (Ulrich) Sheehan and was raised in the Shell Lake and Spooner area.
On June 10, 1944 she married Lynn Henderson in Pine City, MN. They resided in Shell Lake, then Eau Claire until moving to Chippewa Falls in 1956, where she worked as a nursing assistant at Chippewa Manor and in private homes.
Gladys is survived by her daughters, Shirley (Ronald) Anderson of Chippewa Falls and Diana (Donald) Peterson of Stanley; grandchildren, Ryan (Jennifer) Peterson, Leigh Peterson, Christopher (Susan Ingram) Anderson and Lisa (Jesse) Nass; great-grandchildren, Samuel and Elliott Peterson and Tayler Nass.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; six brothers; and three sisters.
Interment will be at a later date next to her husband, Lynn, at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, HI.