Dennis Lee “Denny” Quick
Dennis Lee “Denny” Quick, age 86, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., passed away Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021, at Country Place Memory Care in Fort Scott. He was born June 3, 1935, in Mapleton, Kan., the son of Fred Quick and Angie Dennis Quick. He married Eleanor Lucile Endicott on Jan. 23, 1960, in Fort Scott. Denny loved spending time with his family. He was a dedicated husband, father and grandfather.
Survivors include two sons, Phil Quick and wife, Jennifer of Fort Scott and Rick Quick also of Fort Scott and four grandchildren, Zach Quick, Gabe Quick, Peyton O. Quick Gibson and Taylor Quick Brasfield and five great-grandchildren, Sidney Brasfield, Layne Quick, Oktavea Brasfield, Hayes Quick and Freya Lucile Brasfield. Denny’s wife, Lucile, preceded him in death on April 19, 2018. He was also preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Lyle and Harold and two sisters, Norma Jean and Nelda.
Dave Nickelson conducted funeral services at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 12 at the Cheney Witt Chapel. Burial with military honors followed in the U.S. National Cemetery. The family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday evening at the Cheney Witt Chapel. Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, KS 66701. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com.