11 a.m. Wednesday, January 11, 2016, at New Union
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral
Wayne Denney Sr., 84, of Lincoln, passed away
January 8, 2017, at home with his loving wife.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m.
Wednesday, January 11, 2016, at New Union Cemetery.
Military rites will be performed by the American
Legion Post 263. There will be no visitation.
Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home has been
entrusted with his care.
Wayne was born October 13, 1932, in Lyons, the son
of Leo and Adeline Denney. He married Esther McBenge
on July 5, 1955, in Shelbyville. He proudly served
his country in the United States Army. Wayne was
formerly employed at Caterpillar, spent more than 20
years at PPG, and was briefly employed at Friendship
Manor. He enjoyed fishing. He was a simple man and
enjoyed time with his family.
Surviving are his wife Esther Denney of Lincoln; his children: Kathleen (Steve)
Twente of Springfield; Wayne Denney Jr. of North Vernon, IN.; Terry Lee Denney
of Lawndale., Deborah Kay Denney of Lincoln; and Scott (Debra) Denney of Oakland
City, IN; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Lee James Denney, son
Daniel Denney, and grandson Chad Twente.
Memorial donations may be made to St. John United Church of Christ.
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