Dr. Michael Dennis Saleebey(1936 - 2014)

Saleebey, Dr. Michael Dennis 07/16/2014 LAWRENCE, KS -- "It is with heavy hearts at his untimely passing and enduring gratitude for his remarkable life that we mourn the loss of our beloved father, husband, brother, son, cousin, friend and colleague Dr. Michael Dennis Saleebey. A California native with an ever present passion for the beach, Dennis' academic pursuits took him first to the University of Maine, then to the University of Texas at Arlington and finally to the University of Kansas, where he held the position of Professor Emeritus until his death on July 16, 2014. One of the founders of the Strengths Perspective, a model of practice that transformed the practice of social work, Dennis' commitment to resilience, capacity and his unwavering belief in our better selves is forever imprinted upon our minds and in our hearts. For a complete copy of Dennis' obituary please go to www. warrenmcelwain.com."

Funeral Home

Warren-McElwain Mortuary
120 West 13th Lawrence, KS 66044
785-843-1120

Published in U-T San Diego on July 29, 2014