|Birth: ||Jun. 2, 1913|
Big Horn County
|Death: ||Mar. 11, 2009|
Residence: Cheyenne, formerly of Evans
Pauline Margaret Dennis was born June 2, 1913, in Hardin, Mont., to Archie and Hattie (Balgum) Lewis, the oldest of six children. Pauline lived in the Hardin, Crow Agency and Gerry Owen areas until she was 16. At one time she lived just below the Custer Battle Field.
At the age of 16, she moved with her family to Greeley.
On March 5, 1938, she married Virgil Dennis in Loveland.
During World War II, Pauline and Virgil moved to California and worked in a shipyard. She covered pipes with asbestos. After they returned to Colorado, they farmed in the Galeton area and were blessed with a son, Darrell Dennis. In 2001, she moved to Holyoke to be near him.
Pauline was a loving, dedicated wife and mother. She spent her life caring for her home and her family. She cared for her sisters and their families whenever she was needed. Her home was always open to anyone who came by. There was always food, plenty of good food and a welcome smile.
Pauline died Wednesday at her home.
She was preceded in death by husband, Virgil; parents, Archie and Hattie Lewis; sisters, Georgia Stuman, Virginia Vosika, Loraine Epstein and Maxine Lewis; and brother, Lloyd Lewis.
She is survived by her son, Darrell and daughter-in-law, Lela, of Lingle, Wyo.; her grandchildren, Brenda Dennis, Paula Vaughn and husband Rocky, Shawn Dennis and wife Veronica, Rob Humble and wife Crystal; her great-grandchildren, Cody and Makenzie Vaughn, Kaitlynn Birkle, Thomas Ballard, Melody Dennis and Christian, Noah and Abigail Humble.
Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the Adamson Chapel.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Adamson Chapel with interment at Evans Cemetery, U.S. 34 and 11th Avenue.
As per the Greely Tribune (March 13, 2009)
Virgil Clair Dennis (1905 - 1979)
Plot: Replat 4, A-13, A
Created by: Eve
Record added: Jan 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64592226
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