Paul M. Henkels, chairman of Henkels & McCoy Inc., an engineering and construction firm in Blue Bell, PA, died at his home Jan. 8, 2009.
Henkels has been the inspirational leader of Henkels & McCoy for more than 60 years. His commitment to integrity, the livelihood of company employees, and the performance of the company was always of upmost importance to him. He embodied the spirit of his parents, the founders of Henkels & McCoy, with his dedication to the core values that are the foundation of the company. His untiring efforts to ensure ethics in business, improve education through school choice, and live his faith through philanthropic endeavors, inspired all who knew him.
He leaves his wife Barbara, sons Paul, Christopher, Andrew, T. Roderick and Timothy; daughters Angela Dale, Amy Healey, Carol Lilley, Barbara Gorman and Marin; as well as his brother John; and sisters Nancy Moriarty and Sue Tucker.
Memorial donations may be made to Ave Maria University, 5050 Maria Blvd., Ste. 356, Ave Maria, FL 34142, or the REACH Foundation, Box 1283, 20 N. Market Sq., Ste. 800, Harrisburg, PA 17101.