Mary Melissa (Johnson) Henk, formerly of Danville, Ill., passed away peacefully February 9, 2018, with family by her side.
She was born in Hedrick, Ind., on October 24, 1919, the older daughter of George and Stella (Hardy) Johnson.
She is survived by a daughter, Lana (Tony) Harter of Gilbert, Ariz.; a son, Larry (Jennifer) Henk of Chandler, Ariz.; three grandchildren, Jason Metropulos, Christopher Henk and Toni Henk, all of Arizona; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Henk; her parents; one brother; one sister; and three stepbrothers.
Mary retired from the "Home of Chuckles," Fred W. Amend Company, where she worked for 40 years and maintained lasting friendships with many coworkers.
A public graveside committal service will be at 11 a.m. Friday Feb. 16, at Sunset Memorial Park, 3901 N. Vermilion St., Danville. Officiating will be Pastor Michael Heidle.
Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 3940 N. Vermilion St., Danville, is in charge of arrangements. Please join Mary's family in sharing memories, pictures and video on her Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com
Published on February 13, 2018