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Stephanie A. Henderson

January 28, 2017

St. Marys- Stephanie Ann-Marie Henderson, 20, passed away Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka.

She was born June 23, 1996 at Topeka, the daughter of Jason and Aileen Cain Henderson.  Stephanie graduated from St. Marys High School with the class of 2014.  She was a volunteer at the St. Marys Manor and the Pottawatomie Wabaunsee Regional Library.  She attended MITIOG Camp for children with spinal bifida. She had also participated in the Mid America Games for disabled children.  Stephanie was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in St. Marys.

Stephanie was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Sylvester and Patricia Cain.

Survivors include her parents, Jason & Aileen, two brothers, Joshua and Jeffrey; a sister, Samantha; grandparents Mary and David Kaiser, Topeka and Bob and Sue Henderson, Harrisburg, PA.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. Friday, February 3, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in St. Marys.  Interment will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, St. Marys.  Stephanie will lie in state from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M. Thursday, February 2, 2017 and a rosary will be recited at 7:00 P.M. at the church.  Memorial contributions may be given to the Easter Seals Capper Foundation or Camp MITIOG and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple St., St. Marys, Kansas 66536.  To leave an online condolence please go to www.piperfuneralhome.com


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26 thoughts on “Stephanie A. Henderson

  1. Our hearts go out to you and your family. Forever remembering Stephanie’s big smile the whole day after seeing you graduate from Bellus, Aileen. She will be missed dearly. Keeping you and your family in our prayers!!!

  2. My heart goes out to your family. Stephanie always had a beautiful smile to give to everyone she met. Thoughts and prayers to help you through this difficult time. Just know that she’s a beautiful Angel in heaven running around, waiting for her loved ones to see her again. God Bless.

  3. Our sincere condolences to you and your family, Aileen. Stephanie will be remembered in our prayers as her name will be written in our missals. My Mother, my Confidence!

  4. Our deepest sympathies to you all. We know God will give you the grace to bear this tragedy. Suffering bears much fruit in the Catholic life. May Our Lady of Sorrows console you all. Stephanie and the whole family will be in our prayers! Remember all things shall pass..time heals the broken heart!

  5. I haven’t known many people like Stephanie. She brought so much life to Camp MITIOG, and was a shining example of how to treat others. Many were blessed for her 20 years and she will be GREATLY missed. God Bless you, Henderson family.

  6. I was very saddened to hear about Stephanie’s passing. I will treasure the years I was able to spend with her. She was a joy and pleasure to work with and I will miss her. Prayers for you at this time.

  7. So sorry for your loss. Stephanie will be missed. She was such a sweet heart. Our Hearts and prayers go out to you and your family!

  8. With sincere sympathies and a heavy heart you are all in our prayers. Steph always had a way to brighten your day with her beautiful smile, kind heart, and warm hugs. She touched all those she met and will be truly missed.

  9. My deep sympathy to you….Stephanie was a ray of sunshine at the Manor and everywhere she went ! Our children are only loaned to us….They bring us so much joy in life and so much pain in their passing…You are a very special family !!!! May God ‘s face shine upon you and give you peace. Sincerely Charlotte Kling

  10. I’ve missed you so much already Steph. My days aren’t the same anymore knowing I won’t get to see that beautiful smiling face all the time. You were always happily smiling. I don’t ever remember a time when you weren’t. Manda and I think about you all the time. Love and miss you always! *BIG STEPH HUGS*

  11. It was a pleasure working with Stephanie in PROJECT Search. I loved watching her bravely except new challenges and accomplish new tasks. She was always a ray of Sunshine in our classroom. My prayers are with you and all her loved ones at this time of loss. Vicki Newton

  12. So very sorry. Stephanie and her spunky personality will be missed. I will never forget the times we had together —thanks for sharing her with us!

  13. We are so sorry for your loss. Our sincere condolences and prayers for her and the whole family. Love from Sean and Kathryn (Tschirhart) Hetrick, Michigan

  14. So sorry to hear about Stehanie I remember when she was born. So many prayers for her. And when are Thomas was hurt you were there for us. giving me a ride to and from the Children’s hospital,and again when he passed away giving us support. Now it’s are turn, if there is anything we can do please let us know. The Thomas Goldade Family

  15. Stephanie has such a sweet, sweet spirit and was always joking and laughing with me at the library. I will miss her hugs and her effervescent smile. I am so sorry and am praying for your family, Vicky Jones

  16. Stephanie had so much spunk and spread so much happiness…I visited w/ her at Wamego Hospital in the cafeteria when she was working there, and noticed quickly how much she had to offer to all around her. She was such a ray of sunshine and I was so glad to have had the chance to get to know her as an adult. So sorry for your loss, may she rest in peace.

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