Dennis Lee Strawser of Jackson, MI passed away on Friday, January 7, 2022 at the age of 70. He was the son of Richard Strawser and Delores Sharp, born August 4, 1951 in Jackson, MI. Dennis is survived by his wife of 22 years, Sandra Jo Strawser; children, David (Jessie) Strawser, Jen Strawser, Mike (Jody) Hollenbaugh, Jennifer (Paul) Smith, and Amy Jo Ellis; 19 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Dickie Strawser; and all his friends at the Jackson County Sportsman Club and Napoleon Cafe in Brooklyn. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard L. Strawser, and mother, Delores (Floyd) Sharp.
Dennis was a graduate of Vandercook Lake High School Class of 1969. He was a member of the Jackson County Sportsman Club. Dennis enjoyed boating, fishing, hunting/shooting at the gun club and going for coffee and pie. Denny spoke his truth. He was a good man and I loved him with my heart and soul. He had a great circle of friends, at the Jackson Gun Club and Napoleon Cafe, and at the end of the day he had our families and his best friend-Dickie Strawser.
A celebration of his life will be held at the Watson Funeral Chapel in Jackson on Thursday, January 13, 2022 at 11:00am with Michael D. Mason officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, 20700 Civic Center Drive, Suite 100, Southfield, MI 48076. The family will receive friends from 10:00am until the time of service.