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In Memory of

Dennis Ray Bertwell

March 17, 1949 - September 5, 2017

Obituary


Dennis Ray Bertwell, age68, passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on March 17, 1949 in Cushing, Ok to Valeta Jane Hunter and Frank Bertwell. He attended Nathan Hale High School in Tulsa, OK and was a graduate of Northeastern State University with a Business Management Degree. He proudly served 6 years in the Army National Guard. Dennis worked for various companies throughout his career including Hertz-Penske, Associates, GE and Citigroup. During those career years he transferred to several locations including Jacksonville, FL, Tulsa, OK, Boston,...

Dennis Ray Bertwell, age68, passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on March 17, 1949 in Cushing, Ok to Valeta Jane Hunter and Frank Bertwell. He attended Nathan Hale High School in Tulsa, OK and was a graduate of Northeastern State University with a Business Management Degree. He proudly served 6 years in the Army National Guard. Dennis worked for various companies throughout his career including Hertz-Penske, Associates, GE and Citigroup. During those career years he transferred to several locations including Jacksonville, FL, Tulsa, OK, Boston, MA, and finally to the DFW area. He was awarded the “Top Achiever” award in sales 7 years in a row. Dennis served as an Elder in the First Christian Church of the Beaches in Neptune Beach, FL and taught adult Sunday School for 18 years.



He is preceded in death by his father Frank Bertwell and his sister Peggy Jane Bertwell, who passed away at the age of 16.



Surviving Dennis is his loving wife of 46 years Patti Bertwell, children Peggy Williams and Russell Bertwell ,grandchildren Petra Williams and Priya Williams and mother Valeta Jane Hunter



A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2017, from 1-4pm at Foust and Son Funeral Home in Grapevine. A reception will take place during this event.



In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made in Dennis’ name to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.