Robert L. Henry, age 89, of Annandale, formerly of Bloomington, died Monday, January 2, 2023, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
Services are pending for a later date at St. John's Lutheran Church in Annandale.
Robert Lee Henry was born February 18, 1933, in Belfield, ND to Michael and Rachel (Monte) Henry. At a young age, he moved with his family to Sebeka. On August 14, 1961, he was united in marriage to Vivian Johnson in Sioux Falls, SD. After working in windows and doors for Clear Corp. and Crown Aluminum, Bob worked in structural maintenance for 27 years for the Bloomington Independent School District 271. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Annandale. Bob enjoyed building bird feeders and bird houses, watching the birds, and working outside on the yard and in the flower garden. Known as Mr. Fixit by his friends and neighbors, Bob was a more than a jack of all trades, he was a master.
Bob is survived by his wife of 61 years, Vivian of Annandale; children, Linda (Todd) Kiecker of Fairfax and Jeffery Henry of Annandale; 2 children from a previous marriage; 2 granddaughters, Kristina and Amanda Kiecker; 3 great-granddaughters, Tyler Kiecker, Taschara and Taylah Poser; 2 great-great-granddaughters and a great-great-grandson; brother, Monte Patrick Henry of Florida; and many nieces and nephews; and two sisters-in-law. He was preceded in death by his parents; 4 brothers, Alex, James, Raymond, and Earl; and 2 sisters, Mary and Louise.
Arrangements entrusted to Dingmann Funeral Care Burial and Cremation Services of Annandale.