Elizabethtown — William J. St. Dennis, 77, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Nov. 29, 2002, at the Elizabethtown Hospital.
He was born on June 12, 1925, in Elizabethtown, the son of James and Nellie (Shovan) St. Dennis.
Bill graduated from Elizabethtown High School and attended Holy Name School in Albany. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
Bill married Eloise Hume on Jan. 21, 1946. He was an avid hunter and horseman.
Bill is survived by his wife, Eloise (Hume) St. Dennis of Elizabethtown; eight sons, James St. Dennis and Cathi White of Westport, William St. Dennis and Bonnie Patterson of Saranac Lake, N.Y., Stephan and Gloria St. Dennis of Elizabethtown, Dennis St. Dennis and Wendy Kozub of Riley Park, Pa., Michael and Sheila St. Dennis, Richard and Carole St. Dennis of Willsboro, Thomas St. Dennis of Hinsdale, N.H., and Mark St. Dennis and Rebecca Turner of Lewis; two daughters, Deborah St. Dennis of Lewis and Dina Sewell of Elizabethtown; 14 grandchildren; and seven great - grandchildren.
Calling hours will be held Monday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at Marvin's Funeral Home in Elizabethtown. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Marvin's Funeral Home. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Elizabethtown - Lewis Ambulance Squad.