Jan. 30, 1953 — July 2, 2008
NORWALK — Dennis R. Greenwell, 55, of Norwalk, died Tuesday afternoon, July 2, 2008 in Fisher-Titus Medical Center.
He was born January 30, 1953 in Robertson County, Tennessee to the late Andrew J. and Hazel Christine (Woodart) Greenwell and came to this area in 1974 from Greenbriar, Tennessee. He was the owner Greenwell Drywall Company of Norwalk for 25 years and was a former employee of ITT Co. in Vermilion, Ohio and Lustre Corp. in Huron, Ohio.
He enjoyed cooking, gardening and yard work.
He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Tena (Rose) (Reynolds) Greenwell of Norwalk and by his son, Daniel Greenwell of Norwalk and by his daughter and son in law, Christine and Ryan Brown of Columbus, Ohio. He is also survived by his sisters and brothers in law, Kay and Jerry Morris of Cottontown, Tenn., Ann and Ernie Gregory of Greenbriar, Tenn., Carolynn and Andy Marshall of Waverly, Tenn., and Debbie Frybarger of Delray Beach, Florida.
His extended family also loved and cared for him. Dennis was an amazing man with an unbelievable spirit that none of us can forget. His strength and will to live will be a living testament to all who knew him. He will be truly missed. We loved and cherished everyday we were blessed to have him in our lives. His quirky sense of humor will truly be missed most of all.
Graveside services will be held on Saturday, July 5, 2008 in North Monroeville Cemetery, North Monroeville, Ohio. Rev. Joe Grof, Associate Pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, Norwalk, Ohio will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Greenwell Family. Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.