Henry passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 23, 2017, with family at his side. He is survived by his children: daughter-in-law Sharon (Sheldon) Carson, Joyce (Reuben) Neufeld, Marilyn (Art) Lepp, Marsella (Dwayne) Mooney, Dorothy (Howard) Schultz, Bill (Beth) Baerg, Delphine (Eldon) Neufeld, Wes (Diana) Baerg, Toby (Karen) Baerg, 22 grandchildren, and 29 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his sisters-in-law Eveline Schellenberg, Dolores (Rudy) Wiens; brothers-in-law Neil (Dianne) Heinricks, Henry (Eunice) Suderman. He is predeceased by his wife, Linda; son, Jim; daughter, Susan; and son-in-law, Ronald Samson. Henry was born in the Mennon area where he spent his life farming, and serving the RM of Laird #404 as Councillor for 6 years followed by 45 years as Reeve. He retired at the age of 80 and moved to Spruce Villa in Dalmeny, then spent the last 3 years in Spruce Manor Special Care Home. The Memorial Service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, March 27, 2017, at the Dalmeny Bible Church @406 Wakefield Ave., Dalmeny, SK. To show appreciation we ask that in lieu of flowers a donation be made to the Gideons International. Arrangements are in the care of Stefan Funk at the Dalmeny Funeral Home (306)254-2022.