Charles H. Denty
June 02, 1923 ‒ April 04, 2015
Charles H. Denty, age 91 of Marengo, passed away Saturday April 4, 2015 with his wife at his side at the Sarah Moore Home in Delaware.
He was born on June 2, 1923 in Licking County to the late Lewis and Pauline (Glaze) Denty. He attended the Galena High School and was a US Marine Corp WWII Veteran. He was a retired paint maker for PPG Industries in Delaware with 20 years of service retiring in 1988. He was a member of the American Legion Post No. 710.
Charles enjoyed precious time spent with his wife and family. He also enjoyed a good round of golf, woodworking and maintaining his yard.
He is survived by his wife of almost 68 years: Opal L. (Jackson) Denty and they were married April 17, 1947 in Galena; sons: Darwin (Rosanne) of Marengo, Jeff (Norma) of Columbus, Kim of Marengo; daughter: Donna Reynolds of Marengo; 12 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; sisters: Martha Nash of Heath, Barbara Priest of Johnstown.
Preceded by brothers: Donald and Roger; sisters: Darlene Hillard, Clarabelle Brown, Dorothy Maybury, Laura Jane Sexton.
Friends may call Wednesday from 4-7 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home SR 3 at 61, Sunbury where services will be held Thursday 11 a.m. Interment with Military Honors will follow in the Galena Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Gentiva Hospice, 540 Officenter Place, Suite 100, Gahanna, Ohio 43230..
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.