September 10, 2013

Phyllis I. Denny


---- — Phyllis I. Denny

Phyllis I. Denny, 83, Logansport, passed away at 6:59 a.m. Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at Woodbridge Health Campus, Logansport.

Born on June 14, 1930, in Lafayette, she was the daughter of the late Oran and Mary (Parker) Sanders. On July 11, 1946, she married Donald W. Denny. He preceded her in death on Dec. 15, 2000.

Phyllis formerly co-owned and worked with her husband, Don, in their business, Denny’s Pump and Sewer Repair Service. She had also worked at Decker’s Grocery. She was a member of Pisgah Christian Church and Pisgah Ladies Tea group. Phyllis enjoyed knitting, crocheting and most of all spending time with her family.

Survivors include her children, William Denny (Kimberly), James Denny (Cindy), and Glenda Klinkhamer (Ed), all of Logansport; brother, Thomas Sanders of Lafayette; sisters, JoAnn Niccum and Louise Webb, both of Lafayette; grandchildren, Dustie Hardin (Tony), Jesse Fife, Amanda Hites, Donald Hites, Tammy Hites, Nickoles Hites (Holley), William Denny, Ryan Denny (Jessica), David Denny, Brian Denny, John Schirm (Veronica), Jacob Schirm and Sarah Middleton; 10 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by daughter, Norma Hites; granddaughter, Samantha Hites; one brother, and three sisters.

Services will be 10 a.m., Thursday at Marocco-Rans Funeral Chapel, Logansport, with Pastor Ryan Lewellen officiating.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mount Pisgah Christian Church.

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