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GAIL E. HENDERSON
Gail E. Henderson (nee Wilcox), age 79 and a resident of Vermilion, passed
away Tuesday, November 15, 2022 at Mercy New Life Hospice from complications
of a stroke.
Gail was born May 1, 1943 in East McKeesport, Pennsylvania to the late
Charles and Mildred (nee Kincaid) Wilcox. She was a loving wife, mother,
grandmother, great grandmother and homemaker. Gail liked going camping and
traveling, yard work, and especially enjoyed her summer home in northern
Michigan on Lake Huron.
Gail received her state certificate as a veterinary technician from the Ohio
State University and was employed at Harbortown Animal Clinic in Vermilion
for several years. She loved dogs, especially her pets Rusty and Hunter.
She was also a certified emergency medical technician working at Citizens
Ambulance Service in Wakeman for ten years. For 40 years she assisted her
husband in his business the Henderson Electric Company of Vermilion. For
many years, Gail, along with her husband Edward were members of the
Vermilion Lions Club.
Survivors include her husband of 63 years Edward W. Henderson, their three
children; Charles "Chuck" Henderson (Luzce) of Florida, Jeff Henderson
(Wendy) of Perrysville, Kathy Henderson of Lorain, three grandsons; Bill
(Brittney) Henderson of Virginia, Brian (Grace) Henderson of Perrysville,
Brad (Blair) Henderson of Tennessee, and six great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Gail was preceded in death by her sister Linda
Private family services and burial were held at the Andras Crematory &
Funeral Home, Lorain.