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Rev John W Hendricks, Sr

Outagamie County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 2 Jan 2007 (aged 76)
Jensen Beach, Martin County, Florida, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, Specifically: Unknown
Memorial ID 17304704 · View Source
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The Rev. John W. Hendricks, Sr., 76, died Jan. 2, 2007 at his home. He was born in Appleton, Wis., and lived in Jensen Beach since 2002.

He attended the University of Wisconsin on a football scholarship, earning a bacelor of science degree in correctional administration. He was a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity, an ROTC distinguishing military graduate and commissioned as second lieutenant into the military police corps.

He was a graduate of the Provost Marshall General School at Camp Gordon, GA.

He served with military police during the Korean War as part of the 82nd Airborne.

He graduated from Trinity Seminary with a masters of divinity and was ordained in 1959. He served as chaplain at the Ohio State Penitentiary. He served congregations in Charleston, WV and started mission churches in Cincinnati, Jacksonville and Kennesaw, GA.

He was a member of the American Legion, International Conference of Police Chaplains, AARP and a volunteer at Florida Oceanographic Society on Hutchinson Island.

He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Palm City.

Survivors include his wife, Margarete Hendricks of Jensen Beach; daughters, Kristin Bowen of Chatsworth, GA and Jennifer Lowery of Acworth, GA; sons, John Hendricks, Jr. of Columbia, SC and Paul Hendricks of Jensen Beach; and eight grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church, 2655 SW Immanuel Drive, Palm City, FL 34990.

SERVICES: A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Jan. 7 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Tom Hartley officiating.

Arrangements are by Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stuart.

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