Mogens Erik Henningsen, 63, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2012, at the McLeod Hospice House.
Funeral services were held Thursday, June 21, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Layton-Anderson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the National Cemetery in Florence with military honors.
Visitation was Wednesday evening from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Henningsen was born in Mt. Clemens, Mich., the son of Ebbe and Grace Streett Henningsen. Mogens was a member of Westside Baptist Church in Cheraw. He served in the US Army. He worked for the SC Dept. of Corrections as an LPN before retiring.
Surviving is his wife of 24 years, Patricia Presnell Henningsen of Cheraw; son, Matthew Kevin Henningsen of Arlington, Texas, step-son, Jason Hudson of Florence; daughter, Erika Joy Henningsen of Lovington, N.M., two step-daughters, Angela Kelso of Greenville, Tiffany (Randy) Butler of Florence; sister, Judy Sigmund of Parksville, B.C., Canada; grandchildren, Christopher Henningsen, Elizabeth Henningsen, Emily Henningsen, Dylan Hudson, Jacob Butler and Alex Butler.
Memorials may be made to McLeod Hospice House, P O Box 100551, Florence, SC 29501.
Layton-Anderson Funeral Home, 4210 W. Palmetto St., Florence, is assisting the family with arrangements.