Stephen D. ‚ÄúDenny‚ÄĚ Stanger, 63, of Adamsville, died at 9:08 a.m. Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at Genesis Good Samaritan emergency room. He was born July 16, 1948, in Zanesville, a son of the late Stephen Stanger and Eleanor Rathburn Stanger George. He worked as a truck driver for Brad Goff Trucking and was a member of the Adamsville Volunteer Fire Dept. for 26 years.
Surviving are his wife of 31 years, Gloria A. Moore Stanger, whom he married November 1, 1980, of the home; four daughters, Tammy (Bret) Johnson of Zanesville, Billie (Justin) Hatfield of Norwich, Angie (Ron) Carroll of Zanesville and Denna (Patrick) Grove of Smith Station, AL; two sons, Steven Stanger of Zanesville and D.J. (Ashley) Stanger of Adamsville; eleven grandchildren, Samantha, Tristan, Kayla, Kelsee, Cody, Kyleigh, Luke, Allyssa, Carli, Tiffany and Seth; four sisters, Karen Luck of South Zanesville, Judy (Walt) Schreiner of Zanesville, Val (Zack) Brown of Washington Court House and Cathy (Ron) Teegardin of Zanesville; three step brothers, Bill George, Paul George and Rick George, all of Florida; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his step father, Richard George.
A Celebration of Life service for Denny will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2012 at the Adamsville Volunteer Fire Dept., 5345 Mollies Rock Rd., Adamsville where the family will receive friends following the service for a time of food and fellowship.
The Stanger family has entrusted the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1271 Blue Ave., Zanesville to handle all arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Adamsville Volunteer Fire Dept., 5345 Mollies Rock Rd., Adamsville, Ohio 43802.
To send a note of condolence, order flowers or comfort food for the Stanger Family: www.bolin-dierkesfuneralhome.com