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Greene-Gerry Henry, 79, of Greene, but a longtime resident of Turner, Maine passed peacefully away at his home on March 14, 2017. He was born in Rochester, NH on April 27, 1937. He attended Turner schools and graduated from Leavitt Institute of 1955, and then later attended Bliss College. He then went on to proudly serve his country in the US Army National Guards. He married his true love, Carolyn Maxwell on June 30, 1961 in Turner, together they settled in Turner to raise their three daughters. Gerry was a gentle sole, with a wry sense of humor that appeared at the least expected times. He was a minor league baseball pitcher in his early twenties. He had a love for the game of golf and enjoyed nothing more than being on the golf course. He was an avid sports fanatic backing his favorite teams; Red Sox, Celtics and Patriots. If you wanted to hear a good story all you needed to do was sit down and talk with Gerry. He will be missed.

Gerald is survived by his dog Salty, his wife Carolyn Henry, his three daughters Robin Henry-Pearl, Tania Henry, and Heather Carpenter. Daniel Pearl, Mark Carpenter and Ben Chalich are his surviving son-in-laws and his beloved four grandchildren, Mykel Jakob Henry, Jayden Carpenter, Noah Carpenter and Sage Carpenter and many nieces and nephews.. He was predeceased by his parents Robert and Grace Henry and his brother Frederick Henry.

You are invited to offer condolences and pay tribute to Gerry by visiting his guest book at

A Memorial Visitation at Fortin Group Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 22 from 3:00 Pm to 7:00 PM. In Honor of Gerry's love for sports please show your support by wearing something of your favorite New England Team. If you have a story that you would like to share about Gerry, we would love to have you write it down. There will be a basket available to drop your story in. Please include your name and address with your story. It can be of any length. Thank you. Those wishing to make donations in Memory of Gerry, the family requests that donations be made to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society 55 Strawberry Avenue in Lewiston, Maine 04240 or the Leavitt Area High school Baseball Booster program, 191 North Hatch Hill Greene, ME 04236.

A service of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home Cremation & Monument Services, 217 Turner Street in Auburn, Maine 783-8545.