Lucille B. Henry

Greenfield, Massachusetts

Lucille B. (Penza) Henry, 93, formerly of 15 Meridian Street, Apt. 219 @ The Arbors of Greenfield, died peacefully on Friday evening, May 28, 2021 at the Buckley Health Care Center, Greenfield, MA a day shy of her 94th birthday.

Born on May 29, 1927 in Sunderland, MA, to Mary (Zaluska) and William Penza. She attended Sunderland Public Schools and was a graduate of Deerfield High School in the Class of 1945. Lucille was employed as the front desk clerk, at the Deerfield Inn for 45 years. She married William R. Henry on June 1, 1947 in Greenfield, MA and they celebrated 53 years of marriage. They were blessed with their only child, Alan “Skip” Henry on July 6, 1953. Sadly, Lucille was predeceased by her husband Bill in 2000, her granddaughter Kathryn “Katie” Henry in 2010 and by her son Alan in 2013, as well as by her brothers, Stanley, Chester and Eddie Penza.

Lucille is remembered with affection by her daughter-in-law, Regina “Gina” Henry of Greenfield and by her grandson Robert “Bobby” Henry of Odessa, TX, as well as by her sister Irene Farrick formerly of Whatley, MA, as well as by several nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews and close friends. Lucille’s family wishes to express their appreciation to her caregiver Joyce at The Arbor’s of Greenfield, for her unwavering support and assistance.

In keeping with Lucille’s interest in simplicity and privacy, a private interment was held in the North Sunderland Cemetery, Sunderland, MA. As an expression of one’s affection, donations in Lucille’s memory are suggested to The Arbors of Greenfield, Residents Activity Fund, 15 Meridian Street, Greenfield, MA 01301.

Posted: to Most Recent Families Served on Sun, May 30, 2021
Updated: Tue, Jun 1, 2021

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