Anni M. Hensley, age 85 of Riverton, passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at her home. Anni was born on October 29, 1932, in Bad Hersfeld, Germany, and was an only child.
She met Wayne E. Hensley while he was serving in the United States Military in Germany and they were united in marriage on June 19, 1964, in Bad Hersfeld, Germany.
Anni and Wayne came back to the United States and settled in Riverton.
She worked at Grape Community Hospital in Hamburg as a Nurses Aid for some 33 years before retiring.
She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Wayne Hensley of Riverton; children:  Dana Babcock and husband David of Danville and Frank Hensley and wife Marisa of California, Mo.; eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; other family and friends.
Anni was preceded in death by two sons:  Luther Hensley in 2003 and Rudolph “Rudi” Hensley in 2008.
Funeral Services were to be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, May 11, at the Shull-Gude Funeral Home in Riverton.  Frank Hensley and Seth Thompson will officiate at the services.  Burial was to follow in the Riverton Cemetery in Riverton.
The family will greet friends prior to the service from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Condolences may be left at www.gudefuneralhomes.com. Shull-Gude Funeral Home, Riverton, IA in charge of arrangements.