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Claire Esther (Brocious) Henry

October 28, 1926 ~ January 1, 2022 (age 95)


Claire Esther (Brocious) Henry, 95, of Brookville, PA, passed away during the afternoon hours of Saturday, January 1, 2022, while a resident at the McKinley Health Center in Brookville. She was born on October 28, 1926, to the late Clair Joseph and Esther Mae Brocious in Brookville. Claire graduated from Brookville High School with the class of 1943. She married Lester “Reid” Henry on July 10, 1946, in Brookville; Reid preceded her in passing. Claire worked at Sylvania and Fairbrook Manufacturing for twelve years. She then worked for the Brookville Hospital for over twenty years, retiring in 1990. Claire was a member of the Port Barnett United Methodist Church in Brookville. Claire is survived by four children; Joyce Trayer of Youngsville, PA; Leslie Henry of North Lima, OH; Dennis Henry of Brookville, PA; Sharon “Shari” Hinderliter of Mayport, PA; ten grandchildren; Todd Henry; Mindi Nobles; Mike Trayer; Stacy Travis; Michele Kunselman; Travis Henry; Trent Henry; Christopher Henry; Nathan Henry; Jennifer Nelson; thirteen great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, Claire was preceded in passing by one great-grandson; Bryce Kunselman. A private funeral service will be held according to the families wishes. A broadcast of the service will be available starting on Saturday, January 8, 2022, beginning at 3pm. Interment will take place at Lakelawn Memorial Park, Winslow Twp., Jefferson Co., PA. Arrangements have been entrusted to the McKinney – d’Argy Funeral Home, 345 Main Street, Brookville, PA 15825. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Port Barnett United Methodist Church, PO Box 195, Knox Dale, PA 15847, the Brookville Fire Company, 240 Madison Ave., Brookville, PA 15825, or to the Pine Creek Volunteer Fire Department, 18656 Route 322, Brookville, PA 15825. Online condolences and other information may be found by visiting

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