Sonia Henson

Sonia Ann Henson, 49, of Iola died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009, at Allen County Hospital in Iola.
She was born Oct. 17, 1960, in Topeka, to Jim and Nita (Linder) Henson.
She participated in Special Olympics, doing such events as running and ball throwing. She also enjoyed playing bingo and going bowling with her family and friends.
She is survived by her parents, Jim and Nita Henson, Toronto; two brothers, Mark Henson, Wichita, and Mike Henson, Cherryvale; two sisters, Reba Seyed, Derby, and Melissa Potter, Augusta; her grandmother, Marjorie Shields, Lynn Haven, Fla.; and 10 nieces and nephews.
Her twin sister, Tonya Henson, and grandparents, Dave and Gladys Linder and Jim Shields, died earlier.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Calvary Wesleyan Church in Fredonia with burial to follow in Fredonia City Cemetery.
Visitation will be one hour prior to service time at the church.
Memorials to American Kidney Foundation may be sent to Countryside Funeral Home, P.O. Box 247, 420 S. 20th St. Fredonia, KS 66736. Online condolences may be left at