Henderson, Roy Ross of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, January 18th, 2014, surrounded by his loving family, in his 79th year. Dearly loved husband of Sandra (Williams). Predeceased by his brother-in-law Dale Williams and beloved Pa to Dale’s children Mary and Mitchell, at home, Adam (Keely), Amanda (Steve), Jared (Devin), Kristen (Mike), Jeff (Amber), Andrew and families. Loving Dad to Debby and her daughter Vanessa. Sadly missed brother-in-law of Phylis and John Switzer and family, Mark and Teri Williams and family, David Williams and family Sara and Kaitlin. Brother of Ivan Henderson (Linda). Son-in-law of Edna Williams (John) and Stanley Williams (Debbie). Predeceased by 2 sisters Shirley Langille and Marjorie Ward and a brother Arnold Henderson. Loving Papa to Domenic (Diane), Sharlene (Bill), Nick (Mary), Becky (Mike) and families, Mary Elizabeth and Clare Nguyen, Amy and Anthony Le, Helen (David)Tran. Dearly loved by the Nguyen, Le and Tran family. Also survived by children Kathy, Rosalyn, Terry and Robert. Roy was born in Masstown, Nova Scotia on December 5th, 1935, the son of the late Percy and Bertha (McCallum) Henderson. He worked a number of years for Canada Post and was also self employed.
A private family service will be held in the spring, with interment of ashes in Holy Angels Cemetery. No visitation. Remembrances may be made to the Parkinson Foundation or charity of choice. Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas in charge of arrangements. Special thanks to the 5th floor of the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital and Carl of the V.O.N.