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John Henderson, 82 - September 04, 2016

John D. “Jack” Henderson, 82, of North Platte passed away Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney as a result of an auto accident.
Services were conducted on Saturday, Sept. 10, at the Berean Church in North Platte with the Rev. John Stone officiating.
Henderson was born Aug. 23, 1934, at Broken Bow to John C. (Pat) and Mabel Henderson. He grew up in Callaway and graduated with the Class of 1951.
On Jan. 2, 1955, he married his high school sweetheart, Ruth Booker.
He was employed at different jobs in the Callaway area, and in November of 1962, started work with the Nebraska Game and Parks as a conservation officer. He was stationed at Thedford, Stapleton, Gothenburg and North Platte, before retiring in February of 2004 with 41 years of service.
Henderson was an avid gun trader, fisherman, hunter and Husker fan, according to family members. His greatest love was his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
?Survivors include: his wife of 61 years, Ruth; his children—Dennis (Katy) Henderson and Pam (Dave) Leggott, all of North Platte, and Patrick (Janet) Henderson of Kent, WA, grandchildren—Brandon Lundeen, Zach (Missy) Lundeen, Ryan Lundeen, Andrea (Rob) Ham, Daphanie, Aadon and Landon, Larissa Henderson, John Jeter Henderson, Setera (Emmett) Gannon and Emmersyn, Cory Leggott and Shea Leggott; a brother, Richard (Darlene) Henderson of Idaho; sister-in-law, Rose Hirsch of Broken Bow; brother-in-law, Roy (Wanda) Booker of North Platte.