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Edwin Dennis

Published: Monday, July 8, 2013 1:38 p.m. CST

PRINCETON — Edwin J. "Ed" Dennis, 85, of Princeton passed away Sunday, July 7, 2013, at the Illinois Veterans Home in LaSalle.

Born April 30, 1928, in Chicago to Joseph and Anna (Delygler) Domoszewski, he married Helen Golemba Jan. 6, 1950, in Chicago. She preceded him in death in 1988. He then married Mary Fulton-Neuhalfen Nov. 20, 1993, in St. Joseph Church in Henry. She survives.

He graduated from Lane Tech High School in Chicago in 1946 and served in the U.S. Navy during the end of World War II. He worked as a carpenter for Accurate Home Supply, retiring in 1990.

He was a member of St. Louis Catholic Church and the Order of Eagles.

Also surviving are two daughters, Marcia (George) Michehl of Lake Zurich and Laura (George) Pillion of Carol Stream; four grandchildren, Scott (Sarah) Michehl, Kevin Michehl, Brian (Christy) Pillion and Jason (Mallori Harrington) Pillion; three great-grandchildren, Tess and Zachary Michehl, and Hannah Pillion; three stepchildren, Elizabeth (Bryant) Fahrow of Bourbonnais, Michele (Mike) Oelrich of Cape Coral, Fla., and George (Nancy) Neuhalfen of Malden; five stepgrandchildren, Elissa Tuttle, Courtney (Adam) Sager, and Michael, McKenzie and Levi Oelrich; and one stepgreat-grandchild, Ayla Sager.

He was also preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and three sisters.

A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Louis Catholic Church, Princeton, with Father Jeffrey Stirniman officiating. Burial will be private and at a later date.

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church.

Memorials may be directed to the Illinois Vetarans Home in LaSalle.

The Norberg Memorial Home, Princeton, is in charge of arrangements.

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