BRACEVILLE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Darrell E. “Gene” Dennison, age 85, of Braceville, passed away into eternal life on Monday, April 26, 2021 of natural causes with his family by his side.
Gene was born October 6, 1935 in Riffle, West Virginia son of the late Ed and Velma (Shavers) Dennison.
Darrell married the love of his life, Donna M. Stewart on July 14, 1972 and was blessed with 43 years of marriage together before her passing on July 15, 2015.
Gene worked at Copperweld Steel in the etch house for 31 years before he retired in 1986.
He loved to fish, golf and bowl but most of all he loved his family.
Memories of Darrell will be carried on by his loving family: his daughters, Deborah (Harvey) Stassinis of North Carolina, Gail (Edgar) Alderman of Nebraska, Sheri Leigh of Warren,Judith (Kevin) Findley of Braceville and Robin Murphy of Cleveland; his sons, Scott (Elizabeth) Dennison of Warren and Michael (Alice) Bischoff of New Mexico; sisters, Patricia (John) Bayus of Leavittsburg and Linda (Daniel) Lawrence of Newton Falls; brother, Dale (Dorothy) of Warren; along with his 20 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Charles, William and Gerald and sisters, Naomi and Donna.
There will only be graveside services held on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at Braceville Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. Darrell will be laid to rest next to his wife Donna in Braceville Cemetery.
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Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Funeral Home, 8 East Broad Street, Newton Falls, OH 44444 (330) 872-5440. Family and friends may send condolences to the family, please visit us at www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.com.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, April 28 at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.