He is survived by his wife Heidi, brother Ed (Barb), sister Grace (Dave, deceased), sons Dennis Jr. (Karen) and Neil (Jessica) and four grandchildren- Matthew, Emily, Summer and Poppy.
The family would like to thank Doris Akitt (niece) for her love and support that made Dennis’ time at home possible, Dr. Bill Plaxton for being there for us the whole time and Dr. Burkett, Dr. Kuk and Treena Bean, RN, for their professionalism, compassion and care. A special thank you to Dr. Martha Taylor for helping him pass on his terms with comfort and dignity.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Grand River Hospital Foundation at www.grandmemory.ca would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.
Messages and condolences may be left for the family at www.tricitycremations.com or 519.772.1237. Please visit Dennis' obituary notice on Facebook.