Henry Newsom Henley
September 2, 1931 ~ April 28, 2014
Henry Newsom Henley Henry "Hank" N. Henley passed away peacefully Monday April 28th, 2014 at his home in Canyon Lake surrounded by his family. He was born September 2, 1931 in Terre Haute, Indiana to Henry B. Henley and Katherine Newsom. He is survived by his wife Charlotte, his sons Henry M. and Dr. Daniel (Tracy), daughter Cathleen Yarger (Jon) grandchildren Sean, Kate, Chris and Ryan Henley and Amanda Yarger. He is also survived by his brother Robert, and was preceded in death by his sister Emily. Hank served in the US Air Force during the Korean War and also attended Purdue and Michigan State University. Hank was a developer and owned both North American Constructors Inc. and North American Consulting. He built apartments in the Houston, Austin and San Antonio areas. He retired to Canyon Lake in 1995 where he was instrumental in founding the Kings Point Property Owners Association and the Kings Point Water Supply Corporation. He served as President of both entities for 10 years. He was also an integral part in the creation of the Friends of Canyon Lake. Hank had a great interest in vintage cars. This led to many national and local awards in several car clubs. He was past Director of the Lone Star Region of the Lincoln and Continental Owners Club and President of both the Texas Triumph Register and South Texas Triumph Association. In recent years he drove the Grand Marshal in the Canyon Lake Lyons Club Christmas Parade in his 1963 Lincoln Continental. Hank had an abiding love for smoothies, war movies, and his miniature dachshund Rudy. He will be greatly missed. A memorial service is planned for 2:00 PM Saturday May 17th at Canyon Lake Presbyterian Church 230 Shepherd Dr. The family welcomes donation to Hope Hospice, 611 N. Walnut Ave, New Braunfels, 78130 or flowers to the church. The family also wishes to express special thanks to all the people of Hope Hospice and the Kings Point community whose caring support eased Hank's passage.