Stephen Henderson of Hyde Park passed away peacefully on January 9th at the age of 65. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 43 years, Carol Lee (Hernon) Henderson. He was the son of the late William F. Henderson, Jr. and Beatrice A. (Morgan) Henderson. Devoted father of Kelly Kopcso and her husband David of Walpole, Francis Henderson and his wife Deletta of Dedham, Gregory Henderson and his wife Shaz of Cambridge, England who are expecting their first child, Morgan, Thomas Henderson of Hyde Park, and Michael Henderson of Hyde Park. Cherished "Grampa Heaney” to Annabelle Kopcso, Avery Henderson, Lydia Mariano, Nicholas Henderson, and Sadie Henderson. Loving brother of Daniel Henderson and his wife Serena of Norwood, Mary B. Henderson and her late wife Ellen Torpey of West Yarmouth, John Henderson and his wife Kathy of Milton, Elizabeth Henderson and her husband Ned Martin of Schenectady, NY, James Henderson and his wife Kathy of Randolph, Matthew Henderson of Champaign, IL, Phillip Henderson and his late wife Rita of Pocasset, Sarah Gale and her husband Malcolm of Jamaica Plain, and the late William Henderson and his surviving wife, Nancy, George Henderson, and Roseanne Sullivan and her surviving husband William of Charlestown, NH. Also survived by many aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and in-laws. Stephen worked as a fire alarm inspector for the Boston Fire Department for over 30 years and was a proud member of Local 718.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to greet the family during the Visiting Hours on Friday, January 14th from 9-10:30 in the Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home, 22 Oak St., Hyde Park followed by a mass of Christian burial at St. Pius X, Milton at 11:00. Burial at Fairview Cemetery
Please in lieu of flowers, all donations in Stephen's memory can be made to the American Cancer Society.