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Dawson Wayne Henderson, 2, of Richland died Wednesday, May 24, 2023, at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in St. Louis after a year and a half long hard-fought battle with leukemia.

He is survived by his parents, David and Kristin Henderson of the home in Richland; siblings, Donavan, Kadie, and Declan Henderson of the home; paternal grandparents, Robert Henderson Sr. of Stoutland, and Dawn Trandum of Phillipsburg; maternal grandparents, Kathy Brandt and her husband Preston of Sleeper, and Timothy Nelson of Camdenton; aunts, uncles, cousins, and a host of other relatives and many friends.

Services are pending and will be announced by the Memorial Chapel of Richland. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in memory of Dawson Wayne Henderson, and may be left at the Memorial Chapel of Richland.

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