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Pearl H Dennewitz Pearl H Dennewitz
(Died February 24, 2008)

Pearl H. Dennewitz, 79, of Chillicothe, died 11:03 a.m. Sunday, February 24, 2008, at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, February 27, 2008, in Hilltop Mission Church with Rev. Aaron Satterfield officiating. Burial will follow in Floral Hills Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday (today) at the Ware Funeral Home. Pearl was born March 17, 1928, in Chillicothe, to the late Rev. Joseph and Mae Sheets Dennewitz. On January 7, 1947, he married the former Betty Coon, his wife of 61 years, who survives. Also surviving are a daughter, Jeanne (Jeff) Wiseman, of Downingtown PA and a son, Dean (Rachel) Dennewitz, of Chillicothe; grandchildren, Wendy Wiseman Roe, Dustin (Christine) Dennewitz, Chad Wiseman and Eli (Becky) Dennewitz; great-grandchildren, Jordyn Wiseman Roe, Tristan Dennewitz and Gracie Dennewitz; a sister, Helen Donahue, of Chillicothe; brothers, Clarence (Delores) Dennewitz, Gerald Dennewitz, both of Chillicothe, Donald (La Vonne) Dennewitz, of Paulding, OH and Ray Dennewitz, of Londonderry; a brother-in-law, James Speakman, of Chillicothe. He was predeceased by sisters, Josephine Dennewitz, Betty Greathouse and Mary Speakman; brothers killed in WW II, John, William and Harold Dennewitz; sisters-in-law, Clarabelle, Sally and Vonnie Dennewitz; and brothers-in-law, Paul Greathouse and Coleman Donahue. Pearl was a member of Hilltop Mission Church and was a construction worker. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Adena Hospice Services – 111 W. Water St.- Chillicothe, Ohio 45601 or Hilltop Mission Church – 398 Lunbeck Road – Chillciothe, Ohio 45601.