Henry Vernon Place was born Feb. 24, 1948 and died at the age of 68 on Nov. 11, 2016. He left behind his wife of 50 years, Sherry Lynn Place, of Montezuma, Ind. and four children: Robert Place, Laura Place, Shannon Heath and family, and Travis Place and family. Henry also had several grandchildren; some great-grandchildren; and a sister named Inez Wishard of Ridge Farm.
We are all so proud of Henry for he served as a Marine in the Vietnam War from 1967 to 1971, which made him a veteran of the United States.
A memorial service will be held on Dec. 1, at Lyford Volunteer Fire Department, 7112 W. Sixth St., Rosedale, IN 47874 at 5 p.m.
Published on November 28, 2016