David A.  Denny


PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Dr. David A. Denny, 87, of Port Saint Lucie, Florida, passed away Aug. 6, 2019, in the town of Ft. Pierce.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Aug. 14, at Forest Hills in Palm City. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. with his son, the Rev. David Denny, officiating. Burial, with military honors and graveside memorial, led by his grandson, the Rev. Paul Parido, will follow.
David Albert Denny was born July 29, 1932, to Henry C. and Ella Denny in Greenwich, Connecticut.
He met his wife, Ruth Aardsma, at the State University in Oneonta. They married July 21, 1953.
After two years in the Army, David went on to UF to receive his master's degree, then Indiana University in Bloomington, to receive his doctorate of education.
After a long career, he retired as a professor from the State University in Oneonta.
He leaves behind his wife of 66 years, Ruth; and two adult children, David and Cindy and their spouses. His brother, Dr. John Denny of Portlandville, also survives him. He will be missed by his five grandchildren, their spouses and eight great-grandchildren, who he loved dearly.
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Published on August 12, 2019
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William Shue.
Aug 13, 2019
What a great professor and a true gentleman. I was privileged to have Dr. Denny as a graduate student at Sunt ONeonta. Dr. Denny was an inspiration to plan creatively and base those plans on solid research. He touch my life.