- September 17, 1994 - March 23, 2010
- Creston, Iowa
of Travis' Passing
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“We love u and will never forget your jokes!
1 of 23 | Posted by: Jami - Creston, IA - friend
“He always made everyone smile. HE was the greatest friend and we will miss him
2 of 23 | Posted by: Jami MIchael - crestib, IA
“i remember when me and jaci would pick travis up at his dads and travis would get mad at jaci because i was with her and travis only wanted to be...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Kaylee - friend
My baby I miss you so much. I have tried to be brave. I hope and pray that you are warm and happier. I love and will always miss you.
4 of 23 | Posted by: Michelle Foland - Mother
“I remember the first time I saw Travis, I immediately fell in love with him. He was sweet, kind-hearted and caring. I had a smile the entire time I...Read More »
5 of 23 | Posted by: Amanda Parrott - Friend
“There will be one less beautiful smile in the world now that Travis is gone.
6 of 23 | Posted by: Sheila Elmore - Belleville, IL
“Just wanted to say that was a beautiful tribute video in memory of Travis. Those who knew him will never forget him, he will live in the hearts of...Read More »
7 of 23 | Posted by: Carol McFarland
“Michelle, Kiersten, and Zach, My heart is aching for all of you. You must share with one another all the memories of better times to ease your pain...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: Jone Snyder
“To the Miller family, We are so sorry for your lost. Jim has been remembering his coaching days with Travis, and what a good catcher he was!! Now he...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Marsha
“We are so sorry to hear about Travis. Our prayers to your families and friends. This sure is a tough time. Cherish those memories and celebrate...Read More »
10 of 23 | Posted by: Diane Palmer
“dear mo and family, i am so sorry for loss of travis! you're in my thoughts.
11 of 23 | Posted by: brenda bowman
“Michelle, I was so sorry and saddened to hear about Travis. I know that you love and cherish your children. I pray that you will feel the Lord's...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Liz Carpenter
“My heart is breaking. Such a loss for the world......an exceptionally nice young man.
13 of 23 | Posted by: Marie Ekdahl
“WE ARE SO SORRY ABOUT YOUR LOSE, IF THERE ANYTHING I CAN DO I WILL BE THERE FOR YOU .
GINGER [ NODWAYDINER]
14 of 23 | Posted by: GINGER
“Our family was so sad to hear about Travis. He was a joy when he would come visit our home and spend the night. He was polite, and happy and just a...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Laura, Jerry, Theo, Savannah, Livi and Eli Hartman
“We were devastated by the news of Travis' death. We can not imagine your pain. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. If you need...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: Clark & Susan Finehout
“God bless you all during this time of mourning. What a shock and void you must be going through. Travis' sweet, gentle nature will be missed. Love...Read More »
17 of 23 | Posted by: Kim Kopke
“To All Parents
by Edgar Guest
"I'll lend you for a little time a child of mine," He said.
"For you to love the while he lives and mourn when he is...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: Dawn Livingston
“Maureen and family, I am so very sad for you and your family! When I heard, it was like losing my own again! Maureen, you have been a great help in...Read More »
19 of 23 | Posted by: Fawn Miller
“There are no words that can express the deep amount of sorrow we feel for you and your family. There are also no words to ease the pain of losing...Read More »
20 of 23 | Posted by: Ken Shaw
“You are in our thoughts and prayers. Travis was such a wonderful and caring young man. We have enjoyed getting to know him through all of his...Read More »
21 of 23 | Posted by: Sherri Nissen
“Michelle and family,
We were so sorry to hear about your loss of Travis. Please know that you all are in our prayers at this time. Cherish all of...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Debbie (Hulett) Angelo
“SO sorry to hear about Travis. He was a one of a kind and a had good heart. I loved getting to know him and helping him out at the vision center...Read More »
23 of 23 | Posted by: Carol McFarland
Burial will be at Maple Hill Cemetery in Cromwell, Iowa.
Memorials may be directed in Travis' name for a scholarship to be determined.
Travis Michael Aaran Henry, son of Michael Henry and Michelle Foland, was born on Saturday, September 17, 1994. Travis entered eternal rest on Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at his home in Creston, Iowa at the age of fifteen years, six months and seven days.
Travis attended Creston schools and was currently a freshman at Creston High School. At age three, Travis was enrolled in tumbling and dance lessons at Leslie's Dance Emporium and continued until the age of ten. Travis loved all kinds of sports as well, participating in baseball through the 6th grade, soccer, junior high and freshman football. He was also a member of the Panther Express Youth and Creston High School Wrestling Teams. Travis looked forward to physical education class where he could lift weights and mixed martial arts training. Travis was a baptized and confirmed member of Salem Lutheran Church and was very active in youth group activities. Travis loved traveling to Disneyland, Chicago, Cape May, New Jersey and many other places. He enjoyed roller coasters and was an avid Green Bay Packer Fan.
Travis brought joy and laughter with his sense of humor to so many. One of his nicknames was Mr. Giggles.
Left to cherish Travis' memory is his mother, Michelle Foland; father and step-mother: Michael and Maureen Henry, all of Creston, Iowa; brother, Zachary Henry of Denison, Iowa; sister, Keirstan Henry of Creston, Iowa; step-sister, Christine (Tom) Von Dorn of Papillion, Nebraska; step-brother, David (Heather) Simmons of Tuscumbia, Alabama; grandparents: Linda Permann & Larry Hanon of Tipton, Iowa and Roberta Ann Henry of Creston, Iowa; step-grandfather, Ronald Hazard of Creston, Iowa; cousins: Joshua and Nick Henry of Creston, Iowa, Brock Elmore of Belleville, Illinois, Laura Thomas of Maryville, Missouri; aunts and uncles: Chuck & Bert Henry of Creston, Iowa, Sheila Elmore of Belleville, Illinois, Suzanne (Gary) Waddell of Henderson, Nevada, Michael Permann of Grimes, Iowa; nieces and a nephew and special family: Harry & Christine Shaw of Cape May, New Jersey.
Travis was preceded in death by his grandfathers: David Henry and Neil Permann; aunt, Linda Henry and step-grandmother, Joan Hazard.