Dennis Conrad, age 79, of Williamston, Michigan passed away on Saturday April 22, 2023 from health issues due to COPD, and heart disease .Dennis was Born on September 14, 1943, to Wayne Conrad, and Emma Moore. Denny graduated high school in Williamston, joined the Navy prior to Vietnam, and met Vicki Lipps where they had three beautiful children Deana, Bobbi, and Jon.
After the Navy, Denny worked for Lansing Board of Water & Light, Oldsmobile, and finished his career at Red Cedar Auto Sales in Williamston. Along the way he met the love of his life Deborah McDonnell, and joined her and her five children Jennifer, Stephanie, Sean, Heather, and Melissa.
Denny enjoyed working on classic vehicles, playing Rummy, Cribbage, and watching Jeopardy. He was a huge movie buff and absolutely loved to read books! He will be remembered for his dry wit, amazing sense of humor, and the way he loved his friends and family with a fierce loyalty, never asking for anything in return.
Denny is survived by his Wife Deb Conrad, eight children, Deana, Bobbi (Mike) Boland, Jon (Jennifer) Conrad, Jennifer (Jon) Conrad, Stephanie Butler, Sean (Sheree) McDonnell, Heather (Daniel) Jones, Melissa (Juan) Quinteros; 17 grandchildren Cole, Shea, Alex, Keegan, Kearney, Sophie, Spencer, Kami, Jaden, Tyler, Liv, Sean Jr, Madi, Kiki, Dani, Alo, and Tony; and 12 great grandchildren.
Denny was preceded in death by his dad Wayne Conrad, his Mother Emma Moore, and his sister Marge Griffes.
There will be a Celebration of life held at the Webberville United Methodist church 4215 Holt Rd, Webberville, MI 48892 on Thursday April 27, 2023. Visitation will take place from 11:00am – 12:00am, and the Service will be held from 12:00pm – 1:00pm. In Lieu of flowers the family requests you make a donation to PBS on behalf of Denny at https://www.pbs.org/donate/.