Harold HenryName: Harold Henry
Date of Death: March 11, 2014
Age at death: 79
Harold John Henry (Hal), 79, of Bradenton FL died on Tuesday March 11, 2014 of Lewy Body Disease. A seldom heard of neurological condition. He was born to the late Frederick and Honor Henry on July 28, 1934 in Utica NY. Hal graduated from Proctor High School, was enlisted in the United States Air Force and honorably discharged, and received his degree in Industrial Engineering from Syracuse University. Hal married his beloved wife, Linda in 1985. They lived together in Newton MA, Hopkinton RI, Portsmouth NH, and then eventually settling in Bradenton FL.
Hal had several careers over his lifetime first with Polaroid as a senior manager based out of Cambridge Massachusetts. After Polaroid he owned his own successful real estate development company, Lindh Enterprises in Rhode Island. Lastly he was a VP with Brand Partners out of Rochester NH. Hal retired in 2003 and was an active “snow bird” traveling back in forth from NH to Bradenton FL until moving there permanently in 2010. Hal was a runner completing 16 marathons including the Boston, Chicago and Montreal marathons. He enjoyed all types of outdoor activities including biking, hiking, and boating. Hal was an avid fan and supporter of his Alma Mater the Syracuse University Orangemen.
Hal is survived by his wife, Linda Henry of Bradenton FL, five children – Jon Henry of Dover NH, James Henry of Ashland MA, Joseph Henry of Ashland MA, Laurie Morrison of Tolland CT, and Karen Harrison of Richmond RI. Hal is also survived by seven grandchildren – Logan Arena, Matthew Henry, Amanda Morrison, Caroline Morrison, David Morrison, Benjamin Harrison and Jackson Harrison.
A Private Memorial Service will be held in June in Portsmouth NH. Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 43rd Street Chapel in charge of arrangements. Contributions in his name can be made to Tidewell Hospice, Philanthropy Department, 5955 Rand Blvd, Sarasota FL, 34238. Condolences to www.brownandsonsfuneral.com.