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Obituary for Laura Henderson (Smiley)

WEST BROOKFIELD- Laura C. (Smiley) Henderson, 91, passed away peacefully on March 22,2017 in Quaboag Rehab. & Skilled Care Center.

She leaves 2 daughters Marcia Clark of Lewiston,ME. and JoAnn Varnum in Brookfield; 2 sons Chip Henderson of New Braintree and David Henderson of Gilbertville; 14 grandchildren and several great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Philip L. Henderson in 2003; a son Oliver Kenerson; a daughter Karen Johnson and a brother Doug Smiley.

She was born in Worcester,MA. the daughter of the late Oliver & Revera (Winter) Smiley and she lived many years in Holden before moving to Brookfield. Laura worked at Rutland Heights Hospital for 12 years as dietician until she retired. She loved animals especially her cat Lilly. A special thank you to the staff at Quaboag Rehab. & Skilled Care Center for all there love and care over the last 3 years.

Funeral services will be private. Donations may be made in her name to the Second Chance Animal Shelter Po Box 136 E.Brookfield,MA.01515. Pillsbury Funeral Home 44 Gilbert St. North Brookfield,MA.is assisting the family arrangements.Please visit: Pillsburyfuneralhome.com
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