7-10-45 - 3-12-14
Dennis passed away peacefully at home. He loved his family deeply, encouraging them in all things. Friends and family enjoyed his sense of humor, his loyalty, his quiet strength, and could always depend on him for help. He was deeply respected both professionally and personally. He was an honorable man, who was loved by the countless people whose lives he touched.
Born in Chico to Helen and Roy Garden, Dennis grew up in San Francisco, graduating from Polytechnic High, and SF State. Dennis worked for the San Francisco Unified School District for 45 years retiring as the Director of Transportation.
He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Linda, his loving sons Christopher (Lourdes) and Jason (Sarah) and his adored grandchildren: Danny, Michaela, Sofia, Amelia, and Jackson. He will also be missed by his sister Mary Pritchard (Grant), his niece, nephews, and their children.
He left us all better for having known him.
A Memorial Service will be held on March 22nd, at 11:00 AM at Duggan's Serra Mortuary, 500 Westlake Avenue, Daly City with a reception to follow.
In lieu of flowers the family would prefer donations to the