Philip Lawrence Henry, age 74, of Ely, Nevada passed away September 13, 2015 at his Ranch in Ely. He was born December 1, 1940 in California to Lawrence and Ella Henry.
Philip attended the California Maritime Academy. He married Kathy, August 23rd 1985 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Philip and Kathy moved to Ely in 1994. He was an Inventor/Entrepreneur. Phil’s 74 years of life were filled with love and integrity, one of his many passions was cars. Phil was one of the founders for the Silver State Classic Race held here in Ely. His other passions were, horses, chasing tornados, HAM radio and inventing electronics. Together with his wife Kathy they created and developed a leadership camp for teenagers that changed the lives of countless young people all over the U.S. Phil was actively involved with politics here in Ely and was a President of the Tea Party Chapter. He always wanted to bring pride and justice back to the country he loved. One of his best accomplishments was the love her shared with his wife Kathy. He will be truly missed.
Philip is survived by his wife Kathy Henry; daughters Suzie M. Jessop and Carolyn Marie Solton; three grandchildren; one great grandchild; his Search and Rescue dog Tracer, and many friends throughout the U.S.
A Celebration of life will be held Saturday Sept. 19th from 1pm to 5pm at his Ranch in Ely.