Carol A. Henning, age 80 of Basking Ridge, died peacefully at Sunrise of Basking Ridge on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
Born in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, she was the daughter of the late William and Jean (Lloyd) Prior.
Carol was a long-time resident of Hightstown, NJ before moving to Basking Ridge over seven years ago.
Carol was a graduate of The College of New Jersey, a past member of St. David’s Episcopal Church in Cranbury and had volunteered with the Historical Society in Hightstown as well as being a member of the Hightstown Woman’s Club. Carol loved traveling with her husband Joe, entertaining and socializing with friends and most of all spending time with her grandchildren whether it was riding waves in the outer banks of North Carolina or the subway to see plays in Manhattan. She was a voracious reader who gave the best advice and always looked for the good in others.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Joseph in 2010.
Carol is survived by her son, Paul and his wife, Caryn of Summit; her two daughters, Lisa Roberts and her husband, Scott of Lebanon and Leslie Henning of Allentown, PA; her brother Charles Callahan, two sisters, Barbara Butler of Queens, NY and Kim Granzow of Middletown and by her 9 grandchildren, Lindsay, Carter, Sarah, Joseph, Caroline, Benjamin, Aylor, Cassidy and Leah.
A memorial service will be held on May 13th at 11:00 a.m. with a reception lunch following in the Gladish Room at the Lamington Presbyterian Church, 355 Lamington Road, Bedminster, NJ 07921.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association.