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Dennis Wayne Christopher Sr.

April 4, 1953 — March 11, 2024

Burleson Texas

Dennis Wayne Christopher, Sr. went to race the big track on March 11, 2024, at the age of 70.

Dennis was born April 4, 1953, in Glendale, California to James Christopher and Patricia Minnick Christopher.

October 28, 1978, Dennis married his love, Shelia Naillieux.

Dennis was a Navy man and served on the USS Patterson. Once out of the military, he worked for General Motors for the next 36 years.

Anywhere there was a track, you could find Dennis, racing around it, in anything that had tires.

Dennis is survived by his daughters, Kelly and Jason Rhodes; sons, Dennis Christopher, Tyler Mitchell; grandchildren, Sierra, Walker, Conner, Elena, Saul, Rylee, Logan; great-grandchildren, Kamden, Beau.

Dennis and Shelia will be buried together Monday April 8, 2024, at 10am at DFW National Cemetery.
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Monday, April 8, 2024

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75211

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