DENNIS, Larry D., 77, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at home.

He was born Apr. 10, 1936 in Martins Ferry, a son of the late Rylie W. and Alice M. (DeVault) Dennis.

Larry was retired from the Martins Ferry Plant of Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel. He was a member of the Colerain Presbyterian Church and a veteran of the U.S. Army.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Paula Jean Dennis.

Surviving are his wife of 51 years, Helen M. (Holmes) Dennis, a son, Gregory (Adrienne) Dennis of Broadview Heights, OH, two daughters; Brenda Dennis of Adena, OH and Lori (Ed) Borgen of Pittsburgh, PA, a brother, Winston (Constance) Dennis of Chicago, IL, two sisters; Dolores Spragg of Adena and Patricia Wanat of Millersburg, OH, an uncle, Roland Rupert Dennis and five grandchildren; Maelani, Paige, Daniel, Stephen and Thomas.

Larry was a loving generous man who touched an infinite number of lives. He will be dearly missed.

Private services were held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Colerain Presbyterian Church, 71780 Colerain St., P.O. Box 96, Colerain, OH 43916 or Colerain Fire Dept., 72555 Colerain St., Colerain, OH 43916.

Arrangements by Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH.

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