Henry H. Roddenberry, a lifelong Carpinteria resident, passed away peacefully in his sleep Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010 at the age of 66. He was born in Santa Maria, Calif. in 1944. He graduated from Bishop DiegoHigh School in 1962 and served in the US Army soon after. Henry and his loving wife, Patti, were married for 42 years. Together they raised their two children Michelle (Steve Padilla) and John (Aletha Dibble). They have two grandchildren, Matthew, 9, and Lauren, 6, and one new one on the way this May. Henry especially loved his family and friends and spending time on the porch, hot rods NASCAR, basketball and the
Chevrollers Car Club in Santa Barbara. He had a genuine yet loving sense of humor which he will be forever known and so greatly missed.
Services will be held this Saturday, Dec. 18, at 1 p.m. at The Carpenters Chapel, located at 4951 9th Street in Carpinteria, with a memorial reception immediately following at the Woman's Club of Carpinteria, located at 1059 Vallecito Road. Guests are invited to bring their favorite memories of Henry.
The Roddenberry Family would like to thank everyone for their love and support during this time.
Arrangements entrusted to McDermott-Crockett Mortuary