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“Ginny: My deepest condolences on hearing about Dennis' passing. He came to First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) - Chicago Heights at a...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Judith McGee - Park Forest, IL

“Dennis was a wonderful man. I am so glad to have met him and his lovely wife. May God be with his family and keep them in His hands. ”
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“Ginny...We were so sorry to hear about Dennis. He was such a wonderful man and a great tribute for the short amount of time that he was at First...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Wilsa Aashby - Chicago Heights, IL

“Ginny, You and your family are in my heart. Dennis came to us at First Christian at a difficult time in our history and helped us move forward. Love...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Mara Hayes - Marina del Rey, CA

“Although we are sad, we are forever grateful for the wonderful memories.Dan and Sandy ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Dan and Sandy Owen

“May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always. ”
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“Sorry for loss. Here is something that help me out in hard times Romans 6:26For the wages sin pays is death, but the gift God gives is everlasting...Read More »
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Dennis L. Thuftedal

Age 82, of Mokena formerly of Beecher, passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2016.

Dennis is survived by his loving family, wife Virginia Thuftedal; children David (Dawn) Thuftedal and Karen (Ed) Moran; siblings Dale (Linda) Thuftedal; Chris Thuftedal and Nancy (late John) Kangas; grandchildren Ryan Thuftedal, Kirstin (Gary) Perkins, Tyler Thuftedal, Matthew Moran and Zachary Moran and Seth and Logan Perkins; great grandchild Olyvia Thuftedal and many nieces and nephews.

Dennis was a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserves, a member of the Chicago Bar Assoc., a former minister for United Christian Church in Country Club Hills and a member of the Disciples of Christ Minister Group.

Family will receive friends on Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 3:00PM until 8:00PM at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423. Funeral service on Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:00AM in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow to Good Shepherd Cemetery in Orland Park, IL. In lieu of flowers, donations to American Heart Association or Diabetes Association would be appreciated. For information, or 815-806-2225.