She was born on July 2, 1971 in Newark, Ohio, to Shirley A. (Wallard) and Raymond E. Longfellow of Nashport. Denise loves life, is very spirited, and is very loyal to her many friends. She is a former employee of the Dresden Regional Office working in home care at MMRD.
In addition to her parents, her fiancé, Robin Frank of Nashport, survives. Sister, Dina (Aaron) Doelker, Patassara, Ohio; Stepsister, Ginger (Seth) Cole, Utah; Stepbrother, Shannon (Valerie) Longfellow, North Carolina; Stepdaughter, Chanse Frank; she His grandfather was Robert E. Johnson of Newark and her grandmother was Virginia Longfellow of Nashport; two aunts, Debie (Herb) Kraning of Newark and Kim (Greg) of Springfield, Virginia Kesselring; an uncle, James (Tami) Wallard of Theotoville, Ohio; special cousins, Kyle, Greg (Leslie) and Tiffani; a very special lifelong friend, Matthew Kinser from Newark and many Other aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Denise was succeeded by her grandmother, Shirley A. “Nana” Johnson, and her grandfather, Cecil “Corky” Longfellow. An uncle, Ken Wallard, and a special friend, Elizabeth Frank.
Office hours are Sunday, March 7, 2010, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Newark Chapel, Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home, 1850 West Street.
Funeral will be held at the funeral home on Monday, March 8, 2010 at 10:00 am, with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. The funeral will be held at Cedar Hill Cemetery.