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Dennis Smallbone

June 23, 1940 ~ December 2, 2019 (age 79)


Dennis Eugene Smallbone, 79, passed away on December 2nd, 2019. Born June 23rd, 1940 in Ottawa, Illinois. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy and was an honorary Green Beret. He worked as a facility manager for animal imports for many years. He also was an adult education teacher for autobody detailing. He was preceded in death by his father Clifford, his mother Helene, daughters Kayla Smallbone & Katherine Smallbone, and nephew Kenneth Bertucci. He is survived by his sisters Judith Smallbone-Bertucci & Janice Smallbone-Woody, daughters Carla Southcott & Gina Smallbone-Tompkins, six grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren.


Private graveside services will be held at Oakwood Memorial Park. 

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Private Interment

Oakwood Memorial Park
Champlain Street
Ottawa, Illinois 61350

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