John M. Hendriksen, worked as mason

March 5, 2013

John Michael Hendriksen, 32, of Shenandoah, Va., passed away Friday, March 1, 2013, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Virginia.

John was born Jan. 28, 1981 in Woodstock, Va. and was the son of Robert Hendriksen of Shenandoah, and Pamela Hicks Gallant.  He attended the Church of the Valley in Page County and worked as a mason, laying tile, and in the poultry industry. He loved to hunt and fish in the mountains near his home.

Besides his parents, John is survived by a son, John M. Hendriksen Jr., of Stafford County, Va.; a daughter, Hannah R. Hendriksen of Stafford County; a stepsister, Leslie Bailey of Shenandoah; stepfather, David Gallant; and girlfriend, Kimberly Rhinehart of Luray, Va. John was preceded in death by a brother, Robert J. Hendriksen; and his stepmother, Darlene Hendriksen.

The Rev. Walter Lundblad will conduct the funeral service 2 p.m., Thursday, March 7, at the Newport Christian Church in Page County.  The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m., Thursday prior to service at the church. Burial will follow in the Newport Cemetery in Page County. Arrangements by the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton, Va.