Henry Pokornik

A photo of Henry Pokornik

It is with saddened heart to announce the passing of Henry Frank Pokornik on Wednesday March 4, 2020 at the age of 90.  Henry was the beloved husband of Phyllis (Payne) Pokornik and son of the late Bessie and Frank Pokornik.  He is survived by his siblings Frank Pokornik and Mary Goodison and was predeceased by his brother Jerry Pokornik.

Henry was a certified welder and machinist.  He was a family member of the Frank Pokornik & Sons business.  He was the person who designed and fabricated the cradle that holds the Town of Blenheim bell.   He will be remembered for many years to come on New Years Eve when everyone gathers to ring in the new year.

There will be no visitation or service.  Cremation has taken place.  In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Chatham-Kent Hospice.

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Dear Phyllis, I am very sorry for your loss. I know how difficult it is and my prayers are with you. Lynn (Garrod) Clark

Phyllis, We are so very sorry for your loss. Rest In Peace Henry.

This great man will be missed. You two were always together. May he rest in peace.

Sorry to hear the loss of Henry Phyllis

Phyllis, so sorry for your loss. Henry was a kind man. He will be missed.

Phyllis, so sorry to hear of Henry’s passing. Henry was A great pillar of Blenheim. Everyone enjoyed the gathering to RING the BELL on New Year’s eve. RIP Henry.

Phyllis,so sorry to hear about Henry’s passing our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Linda/MIke Lanz

Dear Phyllis and family, I am so sorry for your loss . Henry was a kidder always enjoyed his company , he was a great man. I will always cherish my St. Anthony Statue and stepping stone. RIP Henry you will be missed.

So sorry to learn of Henry’s passing Phyllis. My sincere sympathy. He was a great guy and his contributions and energy to his work with Blenheim Manufacturing and latterly to Turnco Corporation prior to its demise will never be forgotten.

Saddened to hear about Henry passing away. Have many find memories of Henry. Deepest sympathies to Phyllis and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

I'm so sorry for your loss Phyllis. Henry was an awesome man and so talented. Tom always looked up to Henry and it was a privilege to know and work with him. My sincere condolences! Gail

Phyllis , so sorry about the passing of Henry. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

What a wonderful Man Sorry to hear of Henry’s loss They say memories last a lifetime He has given so many memories Rip mr pokornik Always enjoyed our talks

Phyllis, I am so sorry to hear of Henry's passing. I remember the days long ago when you and my parent's bowled and had fun together. He was always kind, gentle and had a smile whenever I met him on the streets of Blenheim. Speak of him often to hold him close to your heart!

Phyllis , Very sorry to read about Henry's passing, he was a good man "May He Rest in Peace"

Phyllis and family, we are so sorry to learn of Henry's passing. You were both such wonderful neighbors to mom & dad (Marj & Norm Foulis). We miss you and pray for Gods peace and comfort for you. Sincerely, Myra (Foulis) and Don Pettit and Shayna Taylor.