Elmer M. Henckel

February 19, 1949 ~ February 3, 2021 (age 71)


Elmer M. Henckel Jr. age 71 of Gibbon Glade, Pa passed away February 3, 2021 in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. He was born February 19, 1949 in Uniontown, Pa. He is the son of the late Elmer M. Henckel Sr. and Martha (Stefanik) Henckel. 

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a grandson Trent Henckel. 


He is survived by his wife Sue A. (Rautanen) Henckel, children Heather Henckel of Gibbon Glade, Heidi Fortress (Scott) of Hazel Park, Michigan, Michael Henckel (Karen) of Metamora, Michigan, grandchildren Jade Henckel, Olivia Fortress, and Gabriel Fortress. Also surviving is his sister Linda Drinkhorn of Michigan and several nieces and nephews. 

He was a member of Canaan Church of the Brethren, and a member of the Masonic Home Lodge in Michigan. He was self- employed and owned Henckel Electric. He loved racing cars, fishing, raising horses and dogs. 

A memorial service will held at a later date to be announced. All arrangements are under the direction by the DONALD R. CRAWFORD FUNERAL HOME FARMINGON, PA. 


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