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Celebration of Life

Saturday March 16th, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm

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Dennis G. Henert

Dennis G. Henert, 73 of Streator and a resident of the Flanagan Rehabilitation Health Care passed away Sunday evening (Feb. 3rd) at OSF St. James Hospital, Pontiac.

A celebration of life service will be held Saturday (March 16, 2019) from 11 AM to 3 PM at the Central Church of Christ, Streator with burial at a later date in the Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery.  The Winterrowd Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Dennis was born on February 26, 1945 in Rochelle to Roland H. and Lucille (R. (Danekas) Henert.  He married Pauline Melrose on April 14, 1973.  She survives.

Also surviving are children Randall (Kim) Henert of Streator, Roland “Bugs” Henert of Streator and Shelly Hoisington of Streator, 7 grandchildren and a brother Verlis (Janet) Henert of Missouri.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

Dennis graduated from the Ashton High School in 1963 and was a self employed farmer and race horse trainer.  He loved attended auctions and going to the county fairs.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the Flanagan Rehabilitation Health Care Center.

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Thoughts and prayers to the Hennert Family. Thanks for the memories Dennis!

Mike Sheehan Feb 9 2019 12:00 AM

To the Henerts, We had so many good times, and will remember them all. He was such a joy to be around. He was one of the best friends I ever had. RIP DENNY

Jim Mcbride Feb 9 2019 12:00 AM

Deepest sympathy to the family. He was a joy to talk to, always had something humorous to say.

Neva Ikeler Feb 7 2019 12:00 AM

Deepest sympathy to all of Dennys family! Great memories of the Harness Racing years!
Randy Tuftie

Randy Tuftie Feb 6 2019 12:00 AM

Spread your wings, Denny and continue to soar...surrounding your loved ones in prayer...

Marty Mia Feb 6 2019 12:00 AM