Landscapes 03

William J. Henderson, Jr.

October 8, 1955 ~ April 7, 2020 (age 64)


William J. Henderson, Jr., 64 of Minneapolis, MN, passed away April 7, 2020, at his home in Pepin, WI.

William John was born October 8, 1955, in Queens, NY, to William, Sr. and Patricia (Egan) Henderson.  He graduated from Seton Hall High School and obtained his BA Degree from Eastern Mennonite University.

On June 29, 1997, he married Nancy L. Curtis at The Outing Lodge at Pine Point, MN.

William was an accomplished businessman in both the commercial and residential real estate industries.  He developed numerous town and twin home neighborhoods and many commercial properties in and around the Twin Cities area.  In his younger years he was a tennis pro, a dance instructor and a respiratory therapist in the US Navy.  He enjoyed tennis, golf, fishing, hunting, cooking, spending time with his wife and family, playing guitar, singing and cracking jokes.

He is survived by his wife Nancy; two sons:  Sean Glynn and Jakob  (Julia) Heisler; one daughter: Hillary Heisler; five grandchildren:  Maxwell Glynn, Killian Heisler, Benjamin Heisler, Abby Bartholomew, and Emma Bartholomew; a sister Susan (Gary) Wege and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Private services will be held at a later date.  

Services entrusted to Abbott Funeral Home & Crematory,Wabasha, MN.  Words of sympathy and remembrance can be given at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of William J. Henderson, Jr., please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of William J. Henderson, Jr.
© 2020 Abbott Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA