Dennis Dwane Sherwood, age 62, passed away on Saturday October 5, 2019 in St. Joseph, Mo.
Dennis was born on July 3, 1957 in Excelsior Springs, Mo., to Wilbur Dean and Norma (Hatfield) Sherwood.
He graduated from Excelsior Springs High School in 1976. Immediately following, he joined the United States Army. He served for 7 years, including three years in the Reserves.
In April of 1980, Dennis and Robin Coleman of Excelsior Springs were wed. Their union lasted 29 years and produced three children. Dennis worked most of his life in the construction field. He was an avid outdoorsman, hunter, and fisher. He considered nature his church and attended regularly.
Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, Dean and Norma Sherwood; his sister, Sandra (Kennel) Crites; and his granddaughter, Serenity Ventimiglia.
He is survived by his brother, Darrell (Marsha) Sherwood; daughter, Dena (Nick) Roller; daughter, Amy (Travis Joiner) Sherwood; and son, Douglas Sherwood; granddaughters, Aurora Ventimiglia and Eleanor Roller; and grandson, Fynnley Roller; and the mother of his children, Robin Benson.
Services will be held at Tiffany Fellowship Church, 7315 NW Barry Road, Kansas City, MO 64153 on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 starting at 9 a.m. for a visitation and followed by a 10 a.m. service.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to Welcome House Inc., a local sober living recovery provider, in Dennis’ memory.
Arrangements in care of Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Excelsior Springs.
Our Sincere Condolences
So sorry for your loss, Dena. I’ll be praying for you and your family!🙏