Hans Oscar Henke, age 86, of Lombard, died on January 29, 2020

Written by Brust Funeral Home on January 30th, 2020

Hans Oscar Henke, age 86, of Lombard, died on January 29, 2020.

A visitation will be held Monday, February 3rd from 4- 7 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard. Interment will be private.

Hans is survived by his beloved wife, Mathilde; his loving son and daughter-in-law, Rob and Natascha, and many nieces and nephews in both the U.S. and Germany.

Hans was born in Waldenburg, Germany in 1933. After WWII, he emigrated to the United States, along with his father, mother, and brother. They settled in the Chicago Suburbs. Hans served in the U.S. Army from 1953-1958, stationed in Europe.

A great lover of books and ideas, Hans lived in Lombard from 1972 until his death.

Visit www.brustfuneralhome.com or call 888-629-0094 for more information.

 

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  1. Gary R Johnson says:

    I want to offer my sincere condolences to you and your family for your loss of Hans. I just found out about his passing in January. Hans will be missed by those that were his friends in the former Elmhurst Männerchor. He always had a great smile and a kind word for my wife and me through the years. I was always happy to see him at our practices, concerts and club events. He brought out smiles and cheer. His contribution as a tenor brought happy years of his participation since September 2003. I will miss him.
    Respectfully yours, Gary Johnson

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