Dennis Howard Marion

Dennis Howard Marion, 79, passed away on August 25th, 2017 at Saratoga Hospital in Saratoga, New York. He was born on November 19, 1937 at home in Highland, New York to his father Earl and his mother Theresa (Cohen) Marion.

Denny lived in Highland, New York from his birth until he was 74 years old. He worked for the New York Telephone Company as a foreman for 41 years. As an adult, he graduated from Pace University having attended school while working full time.

Denny married Karen Novy on March 4th, 2011 in Northville, New York. They were happily married for six and a half years. Denny was an active trustee of the Northville United Presbyterian Church. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening, listening to music, boating and enjoying good food. He was also a foster parent to three young babies.

Denny was preceded in death by his parents Earl and Theresa, his grandparents Cora and Walter Marion, his uncle Casper Marion and Rose K. Marion.

Denny is survived by his loving wife Karen, of Day, New York, his three sons Thomas, Gerald (Leticia), Timothy (Lauriann) of Highland, New York, and his grandson, Eric, of Highland, New York.

A memorial service will be held at the Northville United Presbyterian Church in Northville, New York on August 30th, 2017 at 12 noon. There will be a luncheon following to remember Denny.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the Northville United Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 657, Northville, New York 12134 and your local humane society. Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Northville Funeral Home. Condolences may be to the family online at

By Patricia Older

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