BRADFORD - Denise Faye Besecker, age 57, of Bradford, Ohio, passed away on Nov. 9, 2012, at 7:58 a.m. at her residence.
She was born on July 31, 1955, in Greenville, Ohio, to Beverly A. (Hoke) Karns of Greenville, Ohio, and the late Jack L. Karns.
Denise is survived by her daughters and son-in-law, Dani and David Brown of Greenville and Darra Rinehart of Bradford, Ohio; stepsons and daughter-in-law, Adam and Melissa Besecker of Bradford, Ohio, and John Besecker of Bradford, Ohio; grandchildren, Justin Besecker, Jeffrey and Jakiah Hurley, and Zack Wogoman; sister and brother-in-law, Jacky and Bruce Garber of Arcanum, Ohio; brother-in-law and sisters-in-law, Sue Park of Bradford, Ohio, and Mike and Karen Besecker of Covington, Ohio; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
In addition to her father, she is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas M. Besecker.
Denise was a homemaker and was a member of the Moose Lodge in Celina, Ohio, and loved spending time at the lake.
There will be a service held on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Mr. Dean Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in the Newcomer Cemetery, Darke County, Ohio.
Family will receive friends on Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to State of the Heart Hospice. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com