Effie A. Henke
Effie A. Henke, 86, Stevens Point, died Saturday, Feb. 18,
2017, at Atrium Senior Living.
In lieu of a service, her hope and desire was that each day
one would reach out and do an act of kindness, small or large, for a friend or
Donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Cards
should be sent to 1901 Boyington Ave., Stevens Point, WI 54481.
Boston Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences
may be offered online at www.bostonfuneralhome.net.
Mrs. Henke was born May 19, 1930, in Nelsonville, a daughter
of the late William and Petra (Peterson) Loberg. She grew up in Nelsonville and
attended the local schools. She graduated from Amherst High School.
She was married to Llewelyn K. Henke June 2, 1952, at St.
Peter Lutheran Church in Dubuque, Iowa. He died Dec. 26, 2006.
Survivors include one daughter and longtime caregiver, Nancy,
Stevens Point; one son, Ron (Ann Kleckner), Brooklyn, Wis.; one sister, Helga
Onan; and one grandson.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Casper and