Ernest “Gene” Eugene Dennison, Sr., 81, of Mulberry, Florida, passed away on Thursday January 30, 2020.
Gene was born on May 28, 1938 in Garrett, Indiana to Wesley and Lida (Bee) Dennison. He retired from Rieke Corporation in Auburn, Indiana.
Gene is survived by his three children Julia (Leo) Garman of Auburn, Indiana, Ernest Dennison, Jr. of Brandon, Florida, Susan (Gill) Terry of Mulberry, Florida; ex-wife Karen Dennison; sister Maveline Snyder of Garrett, Indiana; grandchildren Sara Trovinger, Laura Caprino, Maria Garman, Jarrod Dennison, Holly Alcock, Amanda Red; 10 great- grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by five brothers Chuck Dennison, Luther “Bud” Dennison, Cecil Dennison, Kenneth Dennison, Clifford Dennison; two sisters Till Burniston and Thelma Strup.
Service will be held at Lakeland Funeral Home on Monday, February 3, 2020. A gathering of family and friends from 5:00- 6:00 PM, memorial service at 6:00 PM.
In Lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made in Gene’s honor to the
United Way of Central Florida, www.uwcf.org or PO box 1357 Highland City FL 33846