Therese A. Henkel

Therese A. Henkel

May 4, 1952  –  July 9, 2024

Therese Henkel was born and raised in Omaha, NE. She attended Saints Peter and Paul Elementary School, and graduated from Bryan High School. For forty-six years she worked at Bergan Mercy Hospital as an administrative assistant in various departments. She was married to her husband, Rick, Sr.  for thirty-two years, and had two sons, Rocky and Rick, Jr. She enjoyed reading and devoted her life to her family.

Therese was preceded in death by her husband, Rick Sr.; mother and father, Tom and Marge; brother, Teddy. She is survived by her sons, Rocky and Rick (Susanna); four grandchildren: Luca, Kodi, Cole and Myah; longtime friends, Rosie Leonard and Nadia Blazevich; and numerous family members.

VISITATION: Thursday, July 11, 2024, from 5:00-7:00 PM at West Center Chapel, 7805 West Center Road with a VIGIL SERVICE at 7:00 PM.

MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Friday, July 12, 2024, at 10:30 AM at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 4804 Grover St., Omaha.

INTERMENT:  Calvary Cemetery

Memorials will be directed by the family.

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1 Condolence

  • Paul and Carol Buell Posted July 12, 2024 8:05 am

    Our warmest condolences go to Therese’s family. She was generous and kind to all. May she rest in the peace she deserved after a lifetime devoted to her family.

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