October 10th, 2022
Billy Ray “Henny” Henderson, 68, of Wilmington, DE passed away on Friday, October 7th. He was born and raised in Chester where he attended Resurrection Grade School and St. James High School. He spent his career as a mechanic with the railroad. Billy was an avid sports fan and a multiple sport athlete. He played baseball, football, and later, softball. What he enjoyed most was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren who he raised as his own.
He was predeceased by his parents, Billy Ray Henderson and Madeline McKniff Laird; step-daughter, Jennifer Laird; siblings, Donna Marie Laird and Steven Laird.
He is survived by his daughters, Shannon Henderson and Shianne Fay; grandchildren, Hailee, Cikylie, Angel, and Arianna; sisters, Cecelia, Helen, and Kathy; brothers, Gene, Donald, and Bobby.
His memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 22nd at 12:30pm at the Joseph A. Ward Funeral Home 1459 Market St. Linwood, Pa. friends and family are invited for visitation from 11-12:30. Burial will be private.