Henry August Dhieux
Henry “Hank” August Dhieux, surrounded by his wife, Linda and daughters, Michelle and Joelle passed away on November 14, 2015 at the age of 72.
Hank was born in Boulder, Colorado on December 19th, 1942. He was the second child of Henry and Julienne Dhieux of Louisville, Colorado. He was blessed with two wonderful sisters, Julie King and Betty Ann Graham.
At the age of 17, Hank joined the Navy and proudly served our country for 4 years. Thereafter, he met the love of his life, Linda Kathleen Gibbons. They married at St. Louis Catholic Church in Louisville, Colorado on August 6, 1966. Hank and Linda had two daughters, Michelle Louise and Joelle Julienne. They moved to Coal Creek Canyon, Colorado to raise their girls in the mountains, a place he loved. Hank worked at Coors Brewery in Golden, Colorado as a maintenance foreman for more than 20 years.
1977, Henry and his family moved to Page, Arizona where Hank worked at SRP and later retired as the maintenance supervisor for the Glen Canyon Dam. His daughter, Michelle, married John Stringfellow of Page in May of 1987 and they had three children: Mallorie Marie (23), Jacob Henry (19) and Megan Kaye (16). His daughter, Joelle, married Kody Oizumi of Page in July of 1989 and they had two daughters: Logan Michelle (17) and Payson Dawn (14).
Hank enjoyed hunting, fishing and the outdoors. He shared that joy with his cousin and dear friend, Jules Junior and his wife Diane and family. Henry loved living in Page, working as a tour guide on the Colorado River and in Antelope Canyon and visiting with his friends. Henry’s life will be celebrated with his family in Colorado alongside his favorite river and fishing spot.
Henry was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and friend. He will always be remembered for his love of the outdoors, his sense of humor and his devotion to his family.
A formal Memorial Mass for local family and friends will be held in Page, AZ at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church on Henry’s birthday, December 19th, 2015 at 11:00am, followed by a reception at noon.