Rudolf "Rudi" Henning


HENNING, Rudolf It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Rudolf Henning in his 84th year. Rudi passed away peacefully in his sleep at home early Sunday morning. He leaves behind his loving wife Susan Henning, his son Norman Henning and his wife Linda and his daughter Elaine Cooper. He was also the proud Opa to his granddaughters-Elizabeth Cooper (Diddums), Jennifer Henning (Sweetheart), and her partner Nelson and his daughter Kirsten, Tabbitha Mraish (Sally Sunshine), and her husband Abdel Mraish, Sabbrina Henning (Cuddles) and her partner David, and Mirriah Henning (Bright Eyes) and her partner Dan. He was also proud great -Opa to Patrick (Sparkie), Landon (Speedy), Marika (Sunbeam) and Annika (Moonbeam). He is predeceased by his granddaughter Angela (Sweet Dumpling), his brothers Gunther and Herbert and their spouses Ellen and Anita, respectively. He leaves behind his 2 sisters in Germany Elfrieda and Trudel and his brother-in-law James McNaughton and his partner Barbara. He was pleased to also be an honourary Opa to Ingo and Ann Marie Wolfert of Kingston. Rudi was an employee of the City of London for 29 years and enjoyed moving up the ranks to his final job as a City Planner. He had many fond memories of his years there and the people that he worked with. He was most proud of being "Opa" to his family and enjoyed the special place he had in their lives and the lives of their growing families. He had a good life filled with the love and respect of his family and the knowledge of how much he was loved and needed in our lives. He will be greatly missed. As per Rudi's wishes, he will be cremated and a celebration of his life will be arranged at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Make a Wish Foundation, 307 Commissioners Road West, London, ON N6J 1Y4. Arrangements entrusted to the A. Millard George Funeral Home, London (519-433-5184). We'll meet again on Blueberry Hill. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at