|Birth: ||Jan. 9, 1926|
|Death: ||Sep. 8, 2012|
MARGIE ELLEN DENNIE, 86, passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012. She was born in Huntington, Ind. a daughter of the late Eldon and Frances Zent, on Jan. 9, 1926. She retired from G.E. after 35 years of service. She loved N.A.S.C.A.R. racing was a previous part owner of a stock race car, sold Fashion Two Twenty makeup and was a member of the Edgerton Wesleyan Church. "No matter what, she loved God, life, friends, and her family with a heart of gold and a strong will and determination. She will be missed by everyone who knew her!" Surviving is her son, Thomas Henry of Rushville Ind.; daughters, Frances Henry; Linda (John) Hill of New Haven, Norma (Darrel) Howe, Mary Linnemeir; brother, James Zent of Sunrise Ariz.; sisters, Donna Dawson, Ruth Ballinger, and Juanita Gillenwater; eight half brothers and sisters; 16 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-greatgrandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Donald Dennie of 58 years. Funeral service is 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2012 at C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home with calling one hour prior. Calling is also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012 at the funeral home. Pastor Dave Dignall officiating. Preferred memorials to the Edgerton Wesleyan Church.
The identity has been released of a woman who was killed Saturday in a traffic crash.
Margie Ellen Dennie, 86, of Fort Wayne, died of blunt force trauma, with her manner of death being ruled an accident, according to the Allen County Coroner's Office.
Dennie was the driver of a vehicle in the 13000 block of U.S. 24 around 1:18 p.m. Saturday, traveling west, when her vehicle crossed into the eastbound lane of an oncoming semi, according to information released previously by the Allen County Sheriff's Department. The car collided with the semi and spun into a yard on the north side of the road.
Ms. Dennie died at the scene; she was wearing her safety belt at the time of the crash. She is the 28th traffic fatality in Allen County this year
Eldon Anthony Zent (1907 - 1987)
Frances Ellen Engleman Zent (1906 - 1978)
Margie Ellen Zent Dennie (1926 - 2012)
Charles Lee Zent (1944 - 1964)*
Created by: Steve
Record added: Sep 11, 2012
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