Dennis L. ‘Denny’ Wetzel

| April 16, 2021

Dennis L. “Denny” Wetzel

Dennis L. “Denny” Wetzel, 52 of Springfield, OH, died Thursday, April 8, 2021, at his home, in Springfield, OH.

He was born on Friday, Aug. 9, 1968, in Highland, IL, the son of David and Jessica (nee Sedlacek) Wetzel. He was raised in Alhambra and graduated from Highland High School in 1986.

While serving in the U.S. Air Force, he met and married Denisa Dickerson. Soon after they had two sons. Afterwards he lived in Coshocton, Westerville and eventually Springfield, OH. He earned an associate degree in civil engineering and computer assisted drafting. He worked for Tri State Forest Products, Inc., Springfield, OH, as a design and products engineer. He enjoyed golfing, riding his motorcycle, fitness and working out.

Survivors include: Parents – David E. and Jessica P. (nee Sedlacek) Wetzel of Alhambra, IL; sons – Devin L. Wetzel of Coshocton, OH and Derek J. (fiancee Hannah Syverson) Wetzel of Coshocton, OH; grandchild – Owen L. Wetzel of Warsaw, OH; brother – Jacob A. (Ashley) Wetzel of Champaign, IL; and nephew – Gabriel Wetzel of Champaign, IL.

Funeral arrangements were handled by Dauderman Mortuary in Alhambra, IL. Calling hours and services were held at First Baptist Church in Alhambra, IL. Interment was at Salem Cemetery in Alhambra, IL.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

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