Obit: Butler, Dennis Lane (1937 - 2014)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Butler, Hakey

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co, WI) 11/26/2014

Butler, Dennis Lane (17 December 1937 - 22 November 2014) With Flag

Dennis Butler, 78, of Neillsville died Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at the Neillsville Care and Rehabilitation Center in Neillsville.

Dennis Lane Butler was born Dec. 17, 1937, in Eau Clare. He served in the United States Navy and worked as a pipefitter. He loved being a pilot and was “into” anything mechanical. He liked telling jokes, and he was a very meticulous man, making sure his grass was just the right height and picture frames were perfectly level. He always loved to learn and enjoyed books that would increase his knowledge. He even read the dictionary. Aug. 5, 2009, he was united in marriage to Susan Hakey in Neillsville.

He is survived by his wife, Susan; two children Dennis, Jr. and Debra; and a stepson, Richard (Nicole) Hakey of Fairchild.

Dennis was preceded in death by his parents.

As per Dennis’s wishes, there will not be any funeral services.

Online condolences may be made at  The Gesche Funeral Home is assisting Dennis’s family.



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