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Lenny Lee Denning

Lenny Denning, 61 of Dumas, passed away on Monday, October 3, 2016. Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 o'clock in the morning on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church, with Father Gabriel Garcia as celebrant. The family will receive friends on Friday, October 7, 2016 from 5 o'clock until 7 o'clock in the evening at Morrison Memorial Chapel. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors. Lenny was born November 10, 1954 to F.J. & Katherine Denning in Lamar, CO. He grew up in Hartman, CO on his parent's farm and graduated from Lamar High School in 1973. In 1983, he was united in marriage to Joni Even in Barbados. He had been a resident of Dumas since 1983. Lenny had been employed by Halliburton for 10 years and then Valero for 25 years as a pipefitter. He never missed a day of work. Lenny was an avid fan of the Denver Broncos, and before NFL ticket, was known to drive all the way back to Colorado just to catch a game on t.v. Lenny was always proud of his daughters. He took every opportunity given to brag about them and his grandkids. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends. He is preceded in death by his mother, Katherine Denning. Lenny is survived by his wife Joni, of the home; Daughters, Katie Johnson & husband Davey of Gruver, TX; Karli Gribble & husband Joe of Yukon, OK ; Granddaughters, Lennon & Greer Johnson; Grandson, Colvin Gribble; and Father: F.J. Denning. He is also survived by his 5 sisters; Pauline (Dallas) Glover, Joann (Ron) Trumble, Mary Alice Henry, Darlene Brown, Jane (Brett Jones) Brewer, and numerous nieces and nephews.

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Beeson - Morrison Funeral Directors May 18 2021 12:00 AM

Soo sorry for ur loss - hugs to y'all

Bev hiffmankrim Jan 6 2017 12:00 AM

Joni & girls, I am so sorry for your loss. May God comfort and heal each of you in this time of grief. My prayers are with you. Love you guys!

Alysa Britten Oct 6 2016 12:00 AM

Lenny - I will miss you forever. You were a man of few words, but your words held meaning. I'll miss reminiscing about our childhood play, and our years of growing older together. I wish you peace, and comfort in God's loving hands !! Until we meet again - I love you ! Jane

Jane Brewer Oct 5 2016 12:00 AM

Our deepest condolences to everyone during this difficult time. It is with a heavy heart that Uncle Lenny is laid to rest. He will forever be remembered with great memories and love. To Joni, Katie, Karli and all family, we hope that you find comfort and peace. Mike and Samantha Trumble

Michael and Samantha Trumble Oct 5 2016 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss.

Robert and Shirley Leonard Oct 5 2016 12:00 AM

Family of Lenny, Sympathy during this difficult time. I grew up with Lenny in Hartman and have many fond memories of those elementary school days. Keep your memories close and seek comfort in family in friends during this difficult time.

Debbie (Dennis) Bland Oct 5 2016 12:00 AM

Sorry sorry for your loss Katie. Your family is in our prays. Scott and Ashley Gaines

Scott and Ashley Gaines Oct 5 2016 12:00 AM