Marvin Darrell Denton, 81, of Springfield died at 7:45 pm on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born on January 13, 1932 in Springfield. He married JoAnn Wendell Bennett on November 24, 1964 and she preceded him in death on May 7, 2007.
He was a member of St. Agnes Church and longtime choir member. Mr. Denton was a resident of Springfield, all of his life. He was a teacher and basketball coach at Rochester in the 1960’s. He retired from District 186 where he was a school teacher for over 40 years.
Private funeral services will be held.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Joseph’s Home or St. Agnes Choir.