Anna May Forsythe Dennis

Anna May
Forsythe Dennis (nee King)
age 94, of Stonecrest of Summerfield, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. Born in Michigan on Aug. 9, 1919 and adopted into the family of Norman and Hattie King. Anna May married Robert E. Forsythe (deceased May 1982) on Feb. 14, 1944. She married Harry Dennis (deceased Aug. 1999) on Oct. 17, 1998. She was a graduate of McKinley High School in Canton, Ohio. She was a member of North Lake Presbyterian Church in Lady Lakes, Fla., and Order of Eastern Star. She enjoyed playing bridge and dancing at Stonecrest Country Club and was busy with various clubs there. Each of her dogs were a big part of her life. She loved being a mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.
She is survived by her daughter, Phyllis (Jay) Robinson; son, Thomas (Rita) Forsythe; son, Richard (Mary Ellen) Forsythe; her grandchildren, Don (Nancy) Dieffenbaugher, Nancy (Brad) Scheiring, Curt (Jeannie) Dieffenbaugher, Dale (Diane) Dieffenbaugher, Lori Miller, Linda Dischner, Thomas (Tammy) Forsythe, Barbara Wheatley, Teri (Gene) Baker, Robert (Charlotte) Forsythe; 20 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren and devoted friend of 12 years, Peter DiStephano.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 1 p.m. at First Friends Church in Canton. Inurnment will be in Sunset Hills Cemetery in North Canton. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Marion County, Fla., at 3231 SW 34th Ave., Ocala, FL 34474.


Published in The Repository on Feb. 26, 2014