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David R. Henry

Born April 19, 1985

David R. Henry, age 32, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 11, 2017.

A native Delawarean, David was born in Newark on April 19, 1985, and was the son of Edward E. Henry and the late Barbara (Farra) Henry.

David will be remembered for his love of sports and for his big-hearted and giving personality. Above all else, he was a devoted son, father, and brother who will be lovingly missed by his family and friends.

David was preceded in death by his mother, Barbara and nephew, Justin R. Henry, Jr. He is survived by his father and stepmother, Edward E. and Stephanie M. Henry of Wilmington; daughter, Saniyah M. Henry; brothers, Justin R. and Joseph E. Henry; nephews, Juscir S. Henry, Bradford W. Martin, and Corey D. Selby; best friend and companion, Sanette Y. Selby; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 12 Noon on Monday, September 18, 2017, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 12 Noon. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in David’s memory may be made to the Gift of Life Donor Program, 401 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123.

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  • Ed and Stephanie,
    My deepest condolences for your loss. I am here for you both if you need anything. All my love,
    Wendy

  • My deepest condolences to you and your family. May you receive the comfort and peace that you seek and may the soul of your loved one rest in peace.

  • My condolences to the family and especially Saniyah and Sanette…I am deeply saddened by the news of your loss. I pray that God will grant you the strength. My most sincere condolences.
    Michelle (Ashley’s Mom)

  • Ed and Family,

    My deepest sympathies and condolences to you and your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
    May you find peace and solace during this sad and difficult time in your lives. -Virginia- CE- HUP

  • My condolences go out to for you loss my prayers are with you and family my God fill your hearts with peace and love David Henry you will be missed by bro by many spread your wings and fly bro and shine down and look over us.

  • Eddie and Steph,
    So sorry for your loss. May David finally find his peace. We pray that God provides the peace and comfort to you needed at this time. We are here for you any time.

  • My condolences to you and your family. I will keep you in my prayers and pray that GOD give you the strength to endure this difficult time in your life.

  • To the Henry Family…May the Lord Bless and Keep you in your time of grief……..THE LORD IS MY SHEPHERD I SHALL NOT WANT….My deepest condolences. ..

  • Please accept my sincere condolences for the kids of David. No words could ever convey the pain of your heart but our loving Creator and Heavenly Father does know. He has promised that very soon this enemy death and the things that bring our heart pain will be a distant memory-Hosea 13:14. Until then please know that He is close to those broken at heart and those crushed in spirit he saves-Psalm 34:18. It is my hope that theses passages along with your loving memory of David comfort your heart and give you a measure of peace during this most difficult time.

  • I’m sorry to hear about your loss and pain and wanted to share the Bible’s hope of a resurrection at John 5:28,29 at a time when there is no more sickness pain or death right here on earth according to Revelation 21.3,4.May the god of comfort give you comfort by means of the scriptures.

  • My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • sorry for your lose, ED
    i’m the old andy from dupont