Frances L. “Lena” Hensley, 94 of Lorain, passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. She was the beloved mother of Ernie Hensley (Mary Lee, deceased), Larry Hensley (Anne), Phyllis Nestor (deceased) (Tony, surviving). Dear grandmother of Richard Nestor, Melissa Miller, Tamara Nestor, Kevin Hensley, Jimmy Berry, April Wendt, Brian Hensley, Scott Hensley, and Lori Hinde. Loving great grandmother and great great grandmother of many; and dear aunt to several nieces and nephews in West Virginia. She is also survived by her adopted daughter, caregiver, and friend, Barb Permelia.
She was preceded in death by husbands, George E. Hensley and Delmor K. Hensley; sister, Jeanie Pullin; daughter, Phyllis Nestor; and daughter-in-law, Mary Lee Hensley.
In her younger days, she loved painting, drawing, fishing with her husband Delmor; and more recently shopping, being with family, and the company of her cat, Abby. A special thank you to Trish, Star, Tammy, Tela, and her many caregivers over the years.
The family will receive friends at the Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, 2900 North Ridge Rd., Sheffield Twp. on Sunday from 4-6pm. The funeral service will be on Monday at 11am at the funeral home, followed by the burial in Brownhelm Cemetery.