Vigen Memorial Home obituary – Timothy Lee Henson, 46, Keokuk


Timothy Lee Henson, 46 of Keokuk died Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL.
He was born July 22, 1971 in Iowa City, IA the son of Wendell and Bettye Sue Dunn Henson. On August 25, 1990 he was united in marriage to Sheila Leffler in Keokuk. She survives.


Other survivors include his mother, Bettye Sue Henson of Donnellson, IA, one son, Dustin Leffler of Keokuk, three daughters, Jennifer Ketterer (Jon) of Keokuk, Toni Salsberry (Brady) of Keokuk and Andrea Henson (Jordan Vassey) of Keokuk and eight grandchildren, Zaydan, Brycen, Jaelynn, Jordyn, Jayson, Justyn, Carsyn and Spencer.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Timothy graduated from Southeastern Community College in Burlington, IA where he received his Associate of Arts degree.
He had been employed by Burrows in Ft. Madison, IA for thirteen years in the maintenance department.
Timothy was an avid Iowa Hawkeye football fan and was also an enthusiastic UFC fan. He collected Hot Wheels and coins and loved all types of music.
A Gathering of Remembrance will be held from 1-3 p.m., Saturday at the Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk, IA with family meeting with friends at that time.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Online condolences may be left for the family at

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