Dennis Lee Risner | NevadaAppeal.com

Dennis Lee Risner

September 2, 1950 ~ April 8, 2019

Dennis Risner, 68, of Carson City, Nevada, passed away peacefully on April 8, 2019.

Dennis was born in San Jose, CA on September 2, 1950 to George G. Risner and Edna Mae Link.

He was a 1968 graduate of Carson High School and a talented carpenter and custome cabinet maker by trade. He was also a paratrooper in Vietnam, where he received the Bronze Star as well as many other medals for his service.

He loved hunting, fishing playing pool and country music.

Dennis was preceded in death by his parents and his brother James.

He is survived by his four children, Paul Risner of Oroville, CA, Cheryl Risner of Pasco, WA, Franklin D. Risner of Carson City, and Boby Jack Risner of Colton, CA, 7 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Family and friends are welcome to attend a graveside memorial @ Northern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 14 Veterans Way in Fernley, NV on May 17th at 1:00pm. Interment will immediately follow.




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