In Memory of Dennis G. Bresnahan



Dennis G. Bresnahan
Dennis G. Bresnahan
Born: December 8, 1955
Died: June 19, 2018
Age: 62
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Dennis G. Bresnahan
December 8, 1955 - June 19, 2018
From: Ida Grove, IA

Dennis G. Bresnahan, age 62, of Ida Grove, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at his residence of Ida Grove, Iowa.

A Memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, June 25, 2018, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Ida Grove, Iowa. Father Richard D. Ball will officiate; with Committal Services following in the Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery of Ida Grove, Iowa. A Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Sunday, June 24, 2018, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Ida Grove, Iowa. A rosary will be held at 2:00 p.m. and a vigil service will be held at 4:00 p.m. The Christensen -Van Houten Funeral Home of Ida Grove, Iowa is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Condolences may be sent online at www.christensenvanhouten.com

Dennis George Bresnahan, the son of Robert and Priscilla (Francis) Bresnahan, was born on December 8, 1955, in Ida Grove, Iowa. He grew up in Ida Grove and graduated from Ida Grove High School with the class of 1974.

After high school, Dennis worked for at Gomaco for a number of years, then Midwest, and  Lunzman’s Trenching before eventually farming with his dad on the family farm.

On November 4, 1983, Dennis was united into marriage to Cheryl Cougill. The couple were blessed with two children: a daughter Sara and a son Justin.  The couple later parted ways. 

Dennis was a faithful member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Ida Grove, Iowa. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, farming, and gardening. 

Left to cherish his memory are his children Sara (Justin) Oehm of Salix, Iowa and Justin (Lacy) Bresnahan of Smithland, Iowa; grandchildren Treven and Lylee Oehm, Kinley and Lakyn Bresnahan; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Dennis was preceded in death by his parents Robert and Pricilla Bresnahan; and brother David Bresnahan.

 

SERVICES

10:30 a.m., Monday,
June 25, 2018
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
Ida Grove, Iowa

OFFICIATING

Father Richard D. Ball

CASKET BEARERS

Honorary Pallbearers
Treven Oehm
Lylee Oehm
Kinley Bresnahan
Lakyn Bresnahan

VISITATION

2:00 - 4:00 p.m., Sunday,
June 24, 2018
Sacred Heart Catholic Church

Rosary at 2:00 p.m.
Vigil Service at 4:00 p.m.

MUSIC

Kay Bloyer, Organist
Trisha Hoffman, Cantor

"Here I Am Lord"
"Come To Me"
"Blessed Assurance"
"They'll Know We Are Christians"

INTERMENT

Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery
Ida Grove, Iowa


Condolences


Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 9:24 AM
“Dennis was a great person. I had many a talk with Dennis about everything. Going to be missed deeply. R I P Dennis!!!!”
- David Redenius
Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 4:13 PM
“My sympathy to the family, May memories help you through this hard time.
- Shirley Ruser
Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 10:13 AM
“My deepest sympathy for your loss.”
- Tom B. Grimes
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