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Dennis Wayne DeWitt

08/18/1953

08/19/2022

Dennis (Denny) DeWitt, age 69, passed away Friday, August 19, 2022. He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold “Bud” and Geraldine “Gerry” DeWitt, and stepmother Beverly “Bev” DeWitt. Denny will be lovingly remembered by his children of whom he was so proud, David (Julie) DeWitt, Kevin DeWitt and his fiancée KayLani Murin, Alyssa DeWitt, Megan (Giulia Barlow) DeWitt; grandson, Darin DeWitt. He is also survived by his longtime girlfriend, Celima Scripter, who lovingly took care of Denny in the years leading up to his death. He will always hold a special place in the hearts of his siblings, Linda (Doug) Marker, Terry (Robin) DeWitt, Cheryl (Mitch) McNeal, Christine (Phil) Fricano and Cindy (Dan) Bolhuis; special aunt, Connie Hagg, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Denny graduated from Lowell High School where he played varsity basketball for all four years. During this time, he set the school record for career points scored which held for over 40 years. Denny enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, golf, and basketball. He was a dedicated employee, working at many local car dealerships until ending his career at Fox Ford in Grand Rapids. Visitation will be held 10 AM, August 25, 2022, at Roth-Gerst Chapel, 305 N. Hudson St. SE, Lowell, MI 49331. Funeral services to follow at 11 AM at the chapel. Pastor Ken Ford officiating.

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5 Responses

  1. What a great person who lived each day to it’s fullest. I was fortunate to have him as a classmate and teammate during our formative years. Rest in piece Denny!

  2. To a truly wonderful friend, classmate,and teammate you will be missed. Great memories will be forever cherished.R.i.p my friend.

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