Henry Hamilton II

Obituary of Henry Hamilton II

Henry Harrison Hamilton II, age 91 passed away September 1, 2017 at TriPoint Medical Center. He was born March 22, 1926 in Maynard, Ohio and was a lifelong Painesville resident.


Mr. Hamilton was a longtime member of Union Community Church and the Prince Hall Masonic Lodge in Painesville. He retired from Lonza Inc. and had previously worked at Diamond Alkali. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Army.


He is survived by his wife Esther (Gilleylen); daughters Janine Hamilton of Liberty, Marcia L. Hamilton of Austintown, and Kendyl Ann Caldwell of Painesville; son Henry H. Hamilton III of Monroe, N.Y.; sisters Minnette Marsh, Jeanie Sims and LaJune Lyons all of Columbus, OH and brothers Phillip and Michael both of Painesville, 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents Henry H. Hamilton I and Dorothy C. (Wright) Hamilton, brothers Bobby, Leroy, Donald and Melvin.


The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Ave. (opposite Lake Erie College), Painesville.


Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday at the Union Community Church, 10954 Johnnycake Ridge Rd., Concord with Rev. Roderick A. Coffee I officiating.


Interment will take place in Riverside Cemetery, Painesville.


Online condolences, information and directions at www.johnsonfuneralservices.net