Jerry Denton, 76, Huntingburg

Jerry DentonJerry Denton, 76, of Huntingburg, died Saturday (August 3) at home.

He was born July 17, 1937, in Huntingburg to Coleman and Louise (McDaniel) Denton.

Jerry was a retired salesman and a veteran of the United States Air Force. He enjoyed fishing and hunting; and loved playing cards.

He is survived by two sons, Donnie Denton, Lynnville, and Cole Denton, Indianapolis; two daughters, Shannon Stone, Petersburg, and Jodi Michelle Deckart, Nashville, Tennessee; one sister and brother-in law, Rita (Don) Dotterweich, Huntingburg; and eight grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Pete Denton and Jack Denton; and one sister, Colleen Harkins.

Funeral services at 2 p.m., (EDT) Wednesday at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with burial to follow at Fairmount Cemetery in Huntingburg. V.F.W. Post #2366 memorial detail will conduct military graveside rites. Friends may call from noon-2 p.m. Wednesday at Nass and Son Funeral Home. Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be shared online at:

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