Delores “Fuzzy” E. Dennis, 77, of 92 Hadley Road, Apartment 207, Greenville (Hempfield Township), Pennsylvania, formerly of Meadville, passed away following an extended illness at 1:04 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.
She was born in Meadville, Pennsylvania, on August 15, 1941, to the late, John A. and Sophia (Centko) Holeva.
Delores was a member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church in Greenville.
She attended Meadville schools and worked as a waitress at several restaurants in the Meadville area. Delores also worked at Walmart in Meadville as a deli clerk until she retired.
She enjoyed garage sales, bingo, casinos and spending time with friends and family. Delores was a loving mother and grandmother. She was also a strong-willed woman, who was inspirational to all who knew her.
Delores is survived by four children, Frank A. Schlosser and his wife, Priscilla, of Saegertown, Pennsylvania, Tina M. Perkins and her husband, Kevin, of Greenville, Pennsylvania, Bob Dennis and his wife, Krystee, of Meadville, Pennsylvania and Christi Lee Ruffing and her husband, John Douglas, of Greenville, Pennsylvania; nine grandchildren, Olivia, Andrea, Richard, Randall, Joshua, Celina, Breanna, Austin and Carolyn; four great-grandchildren, Joey, Carlyann, Kayla, Aubrianna and one sister, Anne “Mickey” Allen and her husband, Chuck, of Quakertown, Pennsylvania.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Marie Troutt, Madeline Barry and Patricia Holeva; one brother, John Holeva and former husband, Stanley “Ike” Dennis.
A memorial service will be held at St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, 85 North High Street, Greenville, at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, April 8, 2019, with Father David Foradori, pastor, of the church, officiating.
Burial of the cremated remains will be held later at St. Brigid Church Cemetery, Meadville, Pennsylvania.
Cremation will take place prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association, 840 Southwestern Run, Youngstown, OH 44514.
Arrangements are under the direction of Osborne-Williams Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 73-75 Columbia Avenue, Greenville, PA 16125. Messages of sympathy, stories and photos can be shared at www.osborne-williams.com.
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