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Charles Henkey
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1888
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 27, 1973
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Charles was born to Henry Joseph and Mary Ellen (Mueller) Henkey. Children of this family were Henry, Elizabeth, William John, Harry, Charles and Louis.

Charles married Mary Ellen Laney on his birthday, April 27, 1911 in St. Louis. They had four children, Edward, Harry Melvin, Dorothy and Alice. Charles and Mary Ellen split up for a time, during which she had two more children: twins Jacqueline and Clarence Sexton, Junior. Later, Charles and Mary Ellen were reunited.

He worked for many years for the Brown Shoe Company in St. Louis.

After his wife's death, Charles went to live with his son Harry's family. He enjoyed sitting out on the carport, going for walks, talking to his friends on the phone, watching The Charlotte Peters Show, and singing with a group at church.

His daughter, Dorothy once said to me, "He was the sweetest man." 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Mary Mueller Henkey (1849 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ellen Laney Henkey (1896 - 1964)*
 
 Children:
  Edward L Henkey (____ - 1964)*
  Harry Melvin Henkey (1921 - 1995)*
  Alice Ruby Henkey Shaver (1929 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Henkey (1871 - 1937)*
  Elizabeth Henke Bierach (1873 - 1963)*
  William John Henkey (1874 - 1951)*
  Harry Henkey (1881 - 1914)*
  Charles Henkey (1888 - 1973)
  Louis Henkey (1891 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Age 85
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: 29,, 1208
 
Maintained by: Darlene Dubree
Originally Created by: T.V.F.T.H.
Record added: Feb 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48278628
Charles Henkey
Added by: Darlene Dubree
 
Charles Henkey
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Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
 
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- Darlene
 Added: Feb. 24, 2012
 
 
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