Tahlequah Daily Press

Obituaries

April 25, 2013

Donald “Butch” Henshaw

TAHLEQUAH — Services for Donald “Butch” Henshaw will be held Friday, April 26, at 10 a.m., at the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Alan Nolan officiating. Interment will follow in the Tahlequah City Cemetery under the care and direction of Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

An online guestbook is available at www.hartfuneralhome.net.  

Donald “Butch” Henshaw, the son of Homer and Wynona (Wilkerson) Henshaw, was born Feb. 9, 1945, in Muskogee, and departed this life on April 22, 2013, in Tahlequah, at the age of 68 years, two months and 13 days.

Butch enjoyed life and the outdoors. He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, whether it was hunting, fishing, or attending their many sporting events. Butch loved his family and friends and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his sister, Carol Ann Dotson.

Butch is survived by a loving family, which includes his children, Leslie Bridges and husband Joe of Park Hill, Lance Henshaw and wife Shawnda of Piedmont, and Carrie Jo Willis and husband Gary of Park Hill; his brother, Robert Henshaw and wife Peggy of Tulsa; eight grandchildren, Justin Bridges, Alyssa Bridges-Goad, Cody Bridges, Courtney Willis, Garett Willis, Carson Willis, Caden Henshaw and Madison Henshaw; great-grandson, Rowdy Joe Bridges; and two nieces. Many friends and other loved ones also survive him.

Hart Funeral Home, 1506 N. Grand, (918) 456-8823.

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