Dennis passed on September 15, 2012, after a long illness. He is survived by his son, Steven Barker of Elma; stepson, Ryan Shedd of Olympia; his mother, Jean Moose of Montesano; brother, Dock Barker of Spokane; and sisters, Kitty Bronson and Rebecca Moose of Montesano. He was a father figure to his niece and nephews who all loved him.
Dennis worked as a mail carrier and a car salesman. He loved to fish, hunt and watch sports, especially football!
A service for Dennis will be at 11 a.m. on October 6, 2012, at the Brady Grange, in Brady. Donations should be sent to the Children’s Christmas fund at Bethany Baptist Church in Elma.