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Henry Silverwood Baird

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“Dear Marcia, Angie and Amy, I was so very sad and shocked to learn of Henry's passing. He was such a nice man and was very devoted to his family. My...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“Henry was a great friend and good boss. He was full of energy and a great example of how to run a successful business. I had the pleasure of working...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Gary Stout - Rochester, IL

“Angie and Family, So sorry for your loss. Know your HR team at Memorial is here to support you in this tough time. Please, let us know if there is...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Baird FamilyWe are so so saddened by Henry's passing. He was so much more than a great boss, he was a great guy. I was always trying to get...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Kevin Jackson

“Rest in Peace Marine. Semper Fi. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“I have such fond memories of times spent with Henry during our grade school and high school years. He was a special person, one we all looked up to....Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Roger Borgeson - Champlin, MN

“Sending light and prayers to Henry's family. I went to grade school with him and grew up in the neighborhood of Countryside - in Glenview. Also went...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Deborah Jackson Moss - Evanston, IL

“So sorry for the loss of such a great man. He was such a pleasure to work with for so many years. He will be missed by many. Much love, The...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so saddened to read this. Marcia and family, please accept my deepest heartfelt sympathy and know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Sue Hines - Springfield, IL

“Having known Henry most of my life,I will miss this great man. I have memories of his beginning ,dedicated life's work,success in business and family...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: FRANK BAIRD - HOUSTON, TX

“Marcia; Marilyn & I are so sorry to see the loss of Henry. We just loved playing golf with the two of you, he was so energetic and jovial all the...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Lance & Marilyn Davsko - Ocala, FL

“Rest In Peace, Dad. You are the strongest man we know and so full of life. You won your battle and are finally painfree and at eternal peace. It's so...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Amy Peifer - Springfield, IL

Henry was born on March 23, 1955 and passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018.

Henry was a resident of Springfield, Illinois at the time of passing.

Henry graduated from Glenbrook South High School in 1974, Parks College of St. Louis University in 1980, and was a member of Alpha Sigma Chi.

Visitation: 4 - 7 pm, Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield with a prayer service at 4 pm. There will be a second visitation from 9 - 10 am, Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Christ the King Church. Funeral Mass: 10 am, Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Christ the King Church with Reverend Joseph Ring officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery where military honors will be conducted.