Dennis Robert Kenison was born on August 26, 1964 at Canton, South Dakota, the son of Robert and Donna (Fillback) Kenison. He graduated from Brandon High School in 1983 and attended Dakota State University.
Dennis served in the South Dakota Air National Guard for eight years. Dennis lived in Colorado before settling in the Twin Cities area. He worked for Excel Dental Studio(National Dentex) as the laboratory manager and was with the company for 33 years. He married Lori Nordby in 2002 where they raised 3 sons together.
Dennis and a great sense of humor and enjoyed playing practical jokes on family and friends. He was an outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Dennis died on November 22, 2022 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
He is survived by his wife, Lori; his mother, Donna; four sons, Derek, Caleb, Ethan and Reece; five siblings, Ladene Bachtell, Terry Eulberg, Bruce Kenison, Wally Kenison and Warren Kenison; nieces and nephews, Amber, Kyle, Bret, Robert, Michaela and Shane; a many great nieces and great nephews.
Dennis is preceded in death by his father, his infant son Joshua and a brother, Gaylon.