Mary Agnes Dennis

Mary Agnes Dennis

AGE: 77 • Wilmington

Mary Agnes Dennis passed on April 2, 2014 at home surrounded by her family.

She was born in Phoenixville, PA to the late Russell and Frances Manion Dennis. Mary Agnes was a Claymont High School and the University of Delaware graduate. She began her teaching career in Milton, DE and retired from the Brandywine School District. Mary Agnes was a member of the Church of the Holy Child R. C. Church. She was an avid traveler and enjoyed spending time at her beach house.

Mary Agnes was preceded in death by her brother, Russell Dennis. She is survived by her brother David Dennis (Sue,) her sister-in-law, Virginia Dennis, nieces and nephews, Patrick Dennis (Laura), Stephen Dennis, Maureen Yoncoskie (Richard), Kathy Cannon, Beth Dennis (T.J.), Christopher Dennis (Helen), Andrew Dennis (Laura), Karen Dennis (Jessica) and great nieces and nephews, Meghan, Mark, Sean, Sarah, Jenny, Kyle, Trevor, Sarah, Keeley and her dearest friend Carolyn Griffith.

Friends may call on Sunday, April 6, 2014 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the MCCRERY & HARRA FUNERAL HOME, 3924 Concord Pike (Rt. 202 South of Silverside Road) Wilm., DE 19803. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, April 7th at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of the Holy Child, 2500 Naaman's Road, Wilm., DE 19810. Burial will be held on Tuesday, April 8th at 11:00 a.m. at Philadelphia Memorial Park, 124 Phoenixville Pike, Frazer, PA 19355. In Lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Ministry of Caring, 506 N. Church St. Wilm. Del.19801 or Delaware Hospice Inc, 16 Polly Drummond Center, 2nd Floor, Newark, DE 19711. To send condolences visit:

Funeral Home

McCrery & Harra Funeral Home
3924 Concord Pike Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 478-2204

Published in The News Journal from Apr. 3 to Apr. 5, 2014