Dennis William White, Jr.

Born: Tue., Apr. 21, 1953
Died: Mon., Jul. 6, 2020


10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Thu., Jul. 09, 2020
Location: Yost-Gedon Funeral Home

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Thu., Jul. 09, 2020
Location: Yost-Gedon Funeral Home

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Dennis (Denny) William White, Jr, 67, 107 Bridge St., Lock Haven, passed away Monday, July 6, 2020 at his home.   He was born in Lock Haven on April 21, 1953 to Dennis and Dorothy Peddigree White, Sr.

Dennis was a 1971 graduate of the Lock Haven High School; he was united in marriage on September 8, 1984 to the former Cynthia Brown.   Denny had been employed by Crissman’s Meat Market, Piper Aircraft, Valley Sheet Metal and last worked and retired from Billtown Mechanical in South Williamsport.  He enjoyed fishing, camping, Disney and was an avid Penn State fan.  He served as the Castanea Fire Chief for 15 plus years and a former Director of the Castanea Social Club. He loved traveling in the northeast to watch his daughter Erin play soccer and loved his St. Bernard dogs; Barney.

Dennis is survived by his wife, Cynthia White, daughter; Erin White of Virginia, a sister; Connie Barner of Beech Creek and an Aunt; Annabelle Pringle of Lock Haven, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services for Dennis William White, Jr. will be held Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 12:00 in the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LLC, 121 W. Main St., Lock Haven.  Family and friends will be received in the funeral home from 10:00 am until time of services.   Officiating will be Rev. Allison Grove of the Covenant United Methodist Church, Lock Haven. Representatives of the Castanea Fire Company will hold a brief fireman’s service at noon.

In lieu flowers, memorials can be made in Dennis’s name to the Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St. Lock Haven, PA 17745 or the Castanea Fire Company, 111 McElhattan Ave., Castanea, PA 17726.

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Bruce and Cathy Peddie
   Posted Tue July 07, 2020
Cyndi and Erin, we are so sorry. Denny was a great guy. He will be missed my many. Remember he will always be with you in your hearts and watching over you in spirit. Love you!

cheryl rice
   Posted Tue July 07, 2020
Cindy, Sending you some prayers for comfort, I know you still
have alot of Woolrich friends that love and comfort you! Was so
sorry to hear.

Dorothy and John Renninger
   Posted Tue July 07, 2020
Cindy and Erin,
We are so sorry for your loss. Denny was such a fun loving guy. Always kept us laughing! We will cherish the memories we spent together over the years! He will always be in your heart.48

Darlene A. Boyer
   Posted Tue July 07, 2020
Dearest Cindy & Erin,
My deepest condolences to you both! My heart hurts for you so.
Iam so very sorry for the loss of your husband & father.
GOD carry you both and touch you with his loving hands through this
Time of loss. Your both in my thoughts and prayers.
GOD bless! Love ,Darlene &Bill.

John & Kathy Nearhood
   Posted Tue July 07, 2020
Our dearest Cindi and Erin,
We are deeply saddened and send you our prayers, sympathy and love at this most difficult time. We will forever miss Denny and carry our fondest memories of our wonderful friend. There are no words that can replace your loss. Just know, your friends will always be here for you.
Kate & John

Dean and Vickie Schmidt
   Posted Tue July 07, 2020
Cynde and Erin,
We can't imagine how you're feeling right now and we won't pretend to know the loss that you're experiencing. Denny was a great guy and will be greatly missed.

Hugs and prayers,
Dean & Vickie Schmidt

Debbie Meixel
   Posted Tue July 07, 2020
Dear Cynde and Erin,
My thoughts and prayers are with you both. May god bless you both and wrap his arms around you for strength and love.

McCampbell Family
   Posted Wed July 08, 2020
I never met your dad, but I can tell how wonderful he must have been just by knowing you Erin. We reflect the best parts of our parents thanks to the loving way they raised us. Take comfort in your memories as you grieve. We are here for you always

Nora Wagner
   Posted Wed July 08, 2020
We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Nora and Charlie

Dorothy Weidler
   Posted Thu July 09, 2020
So sorry to hear about the loss of your husband. But, I am sure you know this grief is only temporary until you see him again in heaven. Sending prayers for you and your daughter to get through the hard times.

Georgette Rupert
   Posted Thu July 09, 2020

So sorry to hear of the loss of your husband Denny. I will keep you and your daughter in my thoughts and prayers and ask God to comfort you and give you the strength to go on with your life.


Ernest Collins
   Posted Mon July 27, 2020
My condolences to the family which I had the privilege to be a part of from the time I met them. Mom and Melinda were my two favorite cooks of all time. I charise the game nights we had and all the things Frank taught me. You and the girls will always be in my heart. Heather, Holly and Heidi I love you all and I pray for your comfort.

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