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 Lester C. Dennis

Lester C. Dennis

Iowa, USA
Death 12 Dec 1970 (aged 63)
Norwich, Chenango County, New York, USA
Burial Sherburne, Chenango County, New York, USA
Plot Lot 242 E 1/2 Grave 9
Memorial ID 86868558 · View Source
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He was born Feb. 22, 1907, in Marion, Iowa, the son of Lewis and Clara Jackson Dennis. He married the former Marion Hamilton, March 14, 1931, in Syracuse.

He came to Earlville at the age of 10, then lived in Norwich from 1931 to 1947, when he moved to Sherburne.

Mr. Dennis was employed by Holmes Auto Sales as an auto mechanic in Norwich at the time of his death. Prior to that he had been employed by the Philip L. Card Chevrolet Company, Norwich, Mid State Motor Company of Sherburne and Berman Leasing Company of Sherburne.

He was a member of the First United Church of Sherburne.

He was a veteran of World War 2 serving in the Air Force and a member of American Legion Post 876 of Sherburne. He had served as county vice commander; on the Camp Legion Committee; on the board of directors of the Sherburne Veteran's Memorial Committee, and was a post officer of the Legion.

He was a member of the Masonic Lodge F&AM 444 of Sherburne and of the George Rider Hook and Ladder Company of Norwich.

Two other brothers, Lewis and William Dennis predeceased him.

Beecher Funeral Home, Earlville in charge of services.

Burial was in West Hill Cemetery, Sherburne.

Published in the Evening Sun Dec. 1970

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 86868558
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lester C. Dennis (22 Feb 1907–12 Dec 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86868558, citing Sherburne West Hill Cemetery, Sherburne, Chenango County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Diane Branham (contributor 47959773) .