Dennis Willingham

August 29, 1955 ~ September 6, 2020 (age 65)


On Sunday, September 6, 2020, Dennis passed away from a two year battle with cancer.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend.  At the age of 65, he worked many years at Ben E. Keith Food Distribution Co. as a supervisor.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Wilma Garrett; and brothers, Rodger Tate and Codolious Garrett.

He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Sherry Willingham; brother, Michael Charles; daughters, Desiree Shorter of Albuquerque, and Wyshawna Nicolia of Phoenix, AZ; step-son, Robert (Clare) Beal II, step-daughters, Nicole (Reginal) Clark, and Alexis (Brandon) Drake; grandchildren, Matthew, Samantha, Angelina, Jayshawn, Alfonso, Robert III, Nia, Ladainian, Bailey, Adonis, and Apollo; a host of aunts; one uncle; cousins; nieces; nephews; and friends. 

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Albuquerque, NM 87106

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