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Henry "Hank" Maass
May 4, 2017
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Henry “Hank” Maass
A Celebration of Life for Mr. Henry “Hank” Maass, 80, of Kilgore will be held on Monday, May 8, 2017 at 2 pm in the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore with Rev. Earl W. “Buddy” Duggins officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 4 until 6 in the evening. Mr. Maass completed his earthly journey on Thursday, May 4, 2017 in Kilgore.
Henry was born on February 1, 1937, in Overton to Henry and Myrtle Maass. He graduated from Kilgore High School in 1955 and then attended Kilgore College. He received his Bachelor’s and Master’s of Music degrees from North Texas State University. Henry served his country proudly in U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He taught high school English for 15 years in Ft. Worth and then moved back to Kilgore and went to work for Eastman Kodak in Longview and worked there for the next 17 years until his retirement. Henry enjoyed classical music, computers and movies. Knowledge was a passion for him and he fulfilled this by reading, especially the Holy Bible. His family was the source of his strength and spending time with them was when he was happiest. He will be greatly missed by all of those whose lives he has touched.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 32 years, Linda of Kilgore; children, Henry Christian Maass of Dallas, Melynda Keenon and husband Gene of Kilgore, Mike Maass of Kilgore, Annette Anderson and husband Richard of Panola, Ted Jay Sipes of Panola; grandchildren, Dakota Keenon, Hayley Keenon, Cassidy Keenon, Derek Anderson, Whitney Haynes, Hunter Sipes, Baileigh Sipes, Landon Sipes, Austyn Sipes, Kassidy Weatherford, Addison Eades, Aliyah Eades; great-grandchildren, Fitz Haynes, Ella Brooke Keenon; sister, Glenda Hughes and husband Don of El Paso. Also, left to carry on his legacy are numerous nieces, nephews, friends and other loving family members.
Henry is preceded in death by his parents and first wife Gwyn Maass.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.





Henry "Hank" Maass
May 4, 2017
 
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Sunday, May 07, 2017
4p - 6p
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Service Schedule
Celebration of Life
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Martin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Monday, May 08, 2017
2 pm
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