The Wenatchee World



The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast


Hi73° Sunny


Lo51° Mostly Clear


Hi73° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo47° Mostly Clear


Hi72° Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo48° Mostly Clear


Hi75° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo50° Partly Cloudy


Hi71° Partly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo50° Slight Chance Showers

Dennis Jay White

Send to Kindle
Print This

photo Buy this photo

Dennis Jay White

December 23, 1946 ~ August 24, 2014

Dennis Jay White, 67, of East Wenatchee, WA and a lifelong Wenatchee Valley resident, passed away at his home on Sunday, August 24, 2014, following an extended illness. He was born on December 23, 1946, in Wenatchee, WA, to Jake and Fay (Dillard) White. Dennis was raised in Wenatchee and graduated from Wenatchee High School in 1965. He went to work at Alcoa until entering the U.S. Army in 1969. Dennis served two years in Germany, where he was a chauffeur and supply clerk. Upon discharge, he returned to the Valley and continued his employment with Alcoa. Dennis married Teresa Marie Padoshek on August 2, 1980 in Wenatchee, where they made their home until 1999, when they moved to East Wenatchee. He retired in 2001 with 35 years at Alcoa.

Dennis is survived by his wonderful wife of 34 years, Teresa White of East Wenatchee; parents, Jake and Fay White and sister, Rena`e Shales, all of Wenatchee. He was preceded in death by an infant son; and brother, Terry White.

Commemoration Services will be held on Thursday, August 28, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. at the Evergreen Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel with Crypt Entombment following. Viewing will be held on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Heritage Memorial Chapel in East Wenatchee. You are invited to view his online guestbook at Arrangements are in the care of Heritage Memorial Chapel, East Wenatchee, WA.

Questions about commenting? See our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy.

Comments Help

A few important points:

  • You must have a Disqus account to comment (your Wenatchee World login and Disqus login are completely separate)
  • You must provide your first and last name
  • Your comment must be civil

For more information see our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy