Michael “Mike” Henrick, 63, of Perkins, passed away on Sunday, December 31st after a long fight with cancer. A memorial service will be held at 10:00am, on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the Strode Funeral Home Chapel located at 610 South Duncan Street in Stillwater. Interment will immediately follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens on South highway 177 in Stillwater.
Mike was born on October 2nd, 1954 in Stillwater, Oklahoma to Cecil and Ruby Henrick.
Mike was a 1974 graduate of Derby High School located in Derby, Kansas. In high school, Mike wrestled on the High School Wrestling Team. The son of a career Air Force Non-Commissioned Officer, Mike served in the United States Air Force as an Air Policeman stationed at Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota. Following his military service Mike worked over 20 years as a truck driver for a major national moving company. He was baptized in the Roman Catholic Church. Mike was an avid sports fan and especially enjoyed watching his favorite football teams, the Dallas Cowboys and Oklahoma Sooners.
Mike is preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his brother, Richard and sister-in-law Joan living in Huntsville, Alabama.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society.
Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com .