Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Eric Wolfgang Henderson, 20, of York County

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Eric Wolfgang Henderson, 20, passed away at home on November 18th, 2023.

He was born in Forchheim, Germany to his mother and father, Susanne and Lionel Henderson, where he lived for 7 years before later moving to many other places, such as Italy, Texas, California, South Carolina, and ultimately Virginia. He graduated from Grafton High School as a member of the class of 2021.

Eric had a passion for writing, and he wrote primarily fantasy stories. He loved to draw people, as he was a self-taught artist. He was firm in his beliefs, and loved to debate matters of social justice, science and philosophy with his friends and family.

Eric is survived by his mother and father, brothers Peter and Jermaine, stepsister Jessica, Opa and relatives of Forchheim, Germany. He leaves behind a legacy of love and support to his family who will miss him dearly.

In lieu of flowers, please make a charitable donation to NAMI Williamsburg Area, P.O. Box 89, Williamsburg, VA 23187. You can E-Mail them at or visit the website at

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