Dennis D. White, 57 of Owaneco passed away at 2:20 AM on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at his home with his family by his side.
He was born on February 25, 1958 in Taylorville the son of Norman Dean and Marilyn Joyce (Millburg) White. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Bernard “Doc” Millburg and paternal grandparents, Carl and Bonnie White.
Dennis worked most all of his life as a contractor, owning and operating Dennis White Construction, Inc. for more than 30 years. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and was an avid hunter.
Survivors include: Sons, Russell D. (wife, Jenny) White of Highlands Ranch, CO and Benjamin D. (wife, Shelly) White of Morrisonville, IL; 4 grandchildren, Jazmyn June White, Brady Benjamin White, Maxim Dean White, Grace Marie White and 1 on the way; Mother, M. Joyce White of Morrisonville, IL; Father, N. Dean White of Springfield, IL; Grandmother, Merle-Ree Millburg of Taylorville, IL; Sisters, Bonnie (husband, Kevin) Wood of Raymond, IL, Karen (husband, Pat) Millburg of Springfield, IL and Sandra (husband, Dale) Himstedt of Morrisonville, IL; Brothers, Daniel (wife, Angie) White and Darren (wife, Marla) White both of Bluffton, SC; Many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, November 2, 2015 at Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville with Deacon Patrick O’Toole officiating. Burial will be at St. Maurice Catholic Cemetery in Morrisonville. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2:00-5:00 PM at Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville.
Memorials are suggested to the family of Dennis D. White to be used for a charity of their choice.
Condolences to his family may be left at www.perfettifuneralhome.com
Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville is in charge of arrangements.