Denton – Larry Denton, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, and uncle passed away in his home surrounded by his family on July 12. Larry was born on June 2, 1938 in his family home in Ensley Center where he lived his entire life.
He married Joanne Voss in 1959 and they had a wonderful 53 years together. Also left to cherish his memory are his three daughters, Tamara Fish (Rick), Teresa Denton (Doug), and Allison Angelucci (Nick); eleven grandchildren Ryan Fish (Lisa), Emily Baxter (Gabe), Abigail Fish, Riley Fish, Rory Fish, Andrew Duncan, Jeremiah Duncan, Tess Duncan, Tyler (Allison) Timmerman, Katey Angelucci, and Olivia Angelucci, and four great grandchildren Brody and Macy Fish, Hayden Timmerman, and Denton Baxter. In addition to his family he leaves behind a multitude of friends, including his many coffee shop buddies.
Larry was the fourth generation owner of Denton’s Water Well Drilling. Larry spent his final years working as a volunteer driver for the Area Commission on Aging of Newaygo County where he continued to share his sense of humor and kind way with others.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, July 15, at 3 P. M. at the Grand Wesleyan Church. The family will greet visitors prior to the service at 2 P. M. at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Grant Wesleyan Church and/or Love INC of Newaygo County.