Mabel M. Dennison, 88, of Mt. Pulaski formerly of Springfield, died at 1:25 pm Thursday, February 28, 2013 at Vonderlieth Living Center. She was born January 2, 1925 in Palmyra, IL to Harvey and Millie Eyers Branan. She married James M. Dennison December 7, 1944 and he preceded her in death on March 12, 1978. Also preceding her in death were her parents, two sisters, Marjorie McDonald and Martha Turley.
Surviving are a son, Gary (Jan) Dennison of Springfield; two step grandchildren; seven step great grandchildren; one step great great grandchild and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mabel was a Springfield resident most of her life. She was a homemaker and clerk for Thrifty Drug and Judy’s Hallmark. She was of the Christian Faith.
The family would like to especially thank the staff at Vonderleith Living Center and Safe Haven Hospice for the loving care given to mom.
Chapel Service: 11 am Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at Oak Ridge Cemetery Chapel Mausoleum with Pastor Mark Weber officiating.
In Lieu of flowers memorials may be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, www.michaeljfox.org/ or mail to: Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Grand Central Station, PO Box 4777, New York, NY, 10163-47777.