Thomas Elliot Denison (1953 - 2019)

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Victor Valley Mortuary & Memorial Park
15609 11th Street
Victorville, CA

Thomas Elliot Denison
August 26, 1953 - October 25, 2019

Thomas Elliott Denison passed away Friday, October 25, 2019 at his home in Victorville, CA. Tom was raised in Baldwin Park, California, where he participated in Boy Scouts and played baseball. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in 1970 and served his country for 23 years. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Park University and worked for the San Bernardino County Department of Behavioral Health as a social worker. He loved watching old movies, riding his Harley Davidson, and cheering for his beloved Dodgers. He loved dogs, especially his Bullmastiff, Hank. Thomas is survived by his fiancé, Patsy Cortez, and his children, Candus (Allen), Jack (Nicole), Joshua, and Thomas (Jennifer); grandchildren, Peter, Kaytlyn, Zachary, Rilee, Sarah, Jaren, Jacob, Luke, Seth, Clinton, Ella, Krista, and Zachary, and great-granddaughters Sloane, Charlotte, Jackey, and Quinn. He is also survived by his sisters, Bonnie Denison (Alvarado), Renee Denison (Martinez), Melinda Denison (Bowen), and Carolyn Denison (Fuimaono); as well as numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews. Viewing was held at Victor Valley Mortuary in Victorville, CA on Monday, November 18, 2019, from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Services followed at 1:45 pm at Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, CA.
Published in the Daily Press on Nov. 21, 2019
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