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 www.HeritageMemorialChapel.com. Arrangements are in the care of Heritage Memorial Chapel, East Wenatchee, WA.