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Henrietta "Henri" McCullah Furchtenicht, age 60, of West Liberty, Iowa, and formerly of Williamsburg departed this life on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, at the Mercy Hospice in Iowa City. Henrietta was born Oct. 9, 1955, in Jellico, Tennessee, the daughter of Boyd Clyde and Nellie (Bowlin) McCullah.
She was preceded in death by her father, Boyd Clyde; sisters, Rose Edith Paul and Carol Thrasher; and a brother, Jack McCullah.
On Sept. 1, 2007, she was united in marriage to Craig Furchtenicht at their home. Henri was employed with Oral B in Iowa City for 25 years. She enjoyed the outdoors, sitting on her porch and being around people.
She is survived by her husband, Craig Furchtenicht, of West Branch, Iowa; son, Anthony (Sandra) Hill, of Oneida, Tennessee; mother, Nellie McCullah, of Williamsburg; brother, R.L. (Jewelene) McCullah, of Williamsburg; sisters, Ella "Betsy" Couture, of Sylvania, Ohio, Goldie Blakley, of Williamsburg, Birdie McCullah, of Williamsburg, Joyce (Gilbert) Huddleston, of Williamsburg, Evelyn (Phil) McCullah-Brennenstuhl of Williamsburg, and Gail (David) Buck, of Williamsburg; special niece, Pat Rose (Jim) Thompson of Toledo, Ohio; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and host of other family and friends to mourn her passing.
Visitation will be from noon until the service hour on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, at Croley Funeral Home.
Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel.
Memorials may be made to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.croleyfuneralhome.com
Croley Funeral Home of Williamsburg is in charge of all arrangements, Jerry W. Croley and J. Andrew Croley, directors.
Published on September 15, 2016
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