Dennis was born December 23, 1946 in Fort Wayne, a son of the late Roger E. and Hilda Jayne (Knafel) Disler. As a young man he graduated from Huntertown High School with the class of 1965. He loved fishing and hunting mushrooms. He worked for the International Harvester Co. in Fort Wayne and later commuted to Springfield, Ohio. He had over 30 years of faithful service.
The survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Rick A. and Christin Disler of Vonore, Tenn., five grandchildren; Ryan, Kaleigh, Shelby, Ashleigh, and Kyle, and a nephew, Chris (Jordi) Disler of Fort Wayne.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 in the Sheets and Childs Funeral Home in Churubusco with Mr. Rick A. Disler officiating. Burial will follow in the Eel River Cemetery, south of Churubusco, in rural Allen County. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 3 – 6 p.m.
For those who wish, memorials may be directed to the Voice of the Martyrs (for persecuted Christians), P.O. Box 443, Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74005. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
To leave a condolence for the family in Mr. Disler’s memory, log on to www.sheetsandchilds.net.