Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Denzel L. Cremeans (June 12, 2010)

Denzel Lee Cremeans, age 76 of Cincinnati, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, June 12, 2010 at 10:59 AM at his residence. He was born on April 9, 1934 in Gallipolis, Ohio to the late David & Vercia (Smith) Cremeans.

Denzel retired from Dinner Bell Foods in Troy, Ohio as a butcher.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by 4 brothers.

He is survived by his wife of 24 years Melissa (Engelken) Cremeans of Cincinnati, Ohio; children, Denzel Mark Cremeans, Bonita Blair, Madena Blair, Lance Martin and Candi Martin; son in law, Tony Sanders; daughter in law, Debbie Cremeans; grandchildren, Travis, Gretchen, Zach, Alex, Alexis, Kyle, Anthony, Chase, Arianna and Chandler; great grandchildren, Brooke, Alexandra, Gabe, Bradly and Kaine; mother in law, Edna Marie Engelken; sister in law and brother in law, Teresa & Dan Staab; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members.

There will be a service held on Thursday, June 17, 2010 at 2:00 PM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio with Chaplain Gary R. Kirchoff officiating. Burial will follow in the St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery, Greenville, Ohio. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be given to the Destiny Hospice, 4350 Glendale-Milford Rd., Suite 110, Cincinnati, Ohio 45242.

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