Henrietta (Holecheck) North, 102, of Richmond died June 25, 2021, at Forest Park Health Campus. She was born July 4, 1918, in Richmond to Waclav (Shorty) and Mary Zyceckova Holecheck and lived here all her life. She married Rollie North on March 30, 1940, and they had four children. She and Rollie owned and operated A-1 Lock and Safe of Richmond before his passing in October 1977.
Preceding her in death is a sister Mary Martin and two brothers Bill and Frank Holecheck, and a grandson, Kirk H. Cornelius.
She leaves behind two daughters Gloria (Terry) (North) Campbell of Port Charlotte, Florida and Carol (Dr. Stanley) (North) Chimielewski of Nokomis, Florida, two sons Rollie E (Peggy) of Richmond and William J. (Deborah) North of Knoxville, Tennessee. She also leaves nine grandchildren Kathi D. Cornelius, Chris Cornelius, Brian Chmielewski, Mark Chmielewski, Matthew Chmielewski, Sarah (North) Miller, Gina (North) Jones, Charles North, and Drew North, twenty-one great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren, one nephew and nine nieces.
A private graveside committal was held in Earlham Cemetery. Stegall-Berheide-Orr Funeral Home handled arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at stegallberheideorr.com.