Obituary: William “Beau” B.J. Hensley


September 21, 1955 – November 26, 2021

information provided by Smits Funeral Home

William "Beau" B.J. HensleyWilliam “Beau” B.J. Hensley age 65 of Steger, IL passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021. Beloved Husband of Olivia Jackson. Loving father of Dawn (Joe) Romero, Brittany (Lewis) Williams, and Joseph Hensley. Proud grandfather of Jacob and Jordan Romero; Alexa, Leah, Ava, and Ella Williams, Layla Hensley, and Josh Jr., and Jayden Jackson. Dear brother of the late Claude Hensley, Jimmy Hensley, late Glenda Hensley, late David Hensley, and Vickie Phillips. Loving uncle of many nieces and nephews. Beau was an avid fan of the Chicago White Sox. He was loved by many and will be missed.

A memorial visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, from 3–8 p.m. with a memorial service to be held at 7 p.m. at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane Dyer, IN. Memorials contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.