Henry Glade Wilcox, born Nov. 21, 1953, age 58, of Aberdeen passed away May 27, 2012 at his home from a lengthy illness.
Henry was preceded in death by a baby sister, Beverley Ann, and his father, Arden J. Wilcox. He is survived by his mother Betty Jane, brother Nolan (Linda), sister Emma Sue, brother Forrest (Bonnie), sister Cindy Cordell, many nieces, nephews and lifelong friends, Nyle Thornley, Al Littlefield, and Doni Kirby, who loved him dearly.
Henry was a lifelong resident of Aberdeen. He graduated from Aberdeen High School, class of 72, and attended Idaho State University.
Henry was an avid reader, especially in science fiction. He also was very knowledgeable and enjoyed astronomy and other sciences. He enjoyed classical music as well as 60â€™s, 70â€™s and 80â€™s rock and soul music. He had a beautiful singing voice and loved to sing. He enjoyed writing short stories and poetry and telling a good joke.
The family would like to thank the staff at Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, Utah; Idaho Home Health & Hospice, Becky Sheer, Fern, Dr. Bentz, Michelle McCado, Kim Hobday, with special thanks to Dr. Peggy Torro of Blackfoot.
Burial will be at noon on Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Aberdeen Cemetery. The memorial service will follow at 1 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Aberdeen 1st Ward.
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