Arthur Conrad HENZGEN
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Arthur Conrad HENZGEN
  • May 19, 1928 - June 8, 2017
  • Lindsay, California

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Arthur Conrad Henzgen,Jr - 89 years old. Born May 19, 1928, passed away June 8th, 2017 in Lindsay, California. Active member and co-founder of the Central Coast Chapter, California Rare Fruit Growers, long time vendor and participant in the Saturday Farmers’ Market. Taught mathematics for over thirty two years at Laguna Middle School. Part-time instructor at Cal Poly State University. Member of the San Luis Obispo United Methodist Church. Art was a WWII veteran in the United States Navy. Art loved to grow fruit producing plants, especially the tomato. He propagated hundreds of tomato plants and gave most away. He was honored by the local Master Gardeners, awarded a “Life Membership” for his service and dedication to educating others. He loved to fish in local fresh waters. Survived by his wife of 40 years, Doris Henzgen and his sister Donna Smith. Art has two biological children, Five Stepchildren, seventeen grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and five nieces. His friends and many “customers” will remember him for his warm smile. He was a very happy person and was friend to all. Funeral and burial services with Los Osos Valley Mortuary and Memorial Park, on June 21, 2017 at 11:00 am. Reception to follow at the Mortuary.