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Your loving great grandson,Christopher “Dear Dad, Your beautiful Christopher is now with you and Mom..He entered into the gates of heaven on Oct.1,his mom's birthday. Chris...Read More »
1 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“Dear Dad, You have been gone a year today, it seems like yesterday, Dad just wanted you to know how much i miss and love you. I miss your smile and...Read More »
2 of 64 | Posted by: Marie hidden - revere, MA

“Dear Dad: Tomorrow is Father's Day. Just wanted to let you know how much you are missed and loved. I miss you so much. I just wanted to say Happy...Read More »
3 of 64 | Posted by: Marie hidden - revere, MA

“Dad ,today is Memorial Day & I thank you for our freedom...My hero.I love you dad and miss you.Rip love,Margaret 8m8 ”
4 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“Dear Dad: Just wanted to write to you and tell you how much i miss and love you. Always thinking of you and mom and Bruce. It has been such a...Read More »
5 of 64 | Posted by: marie hidden - revere, MA

“Dad I love & miss you.. R.I.P. Margaret ”
6 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - Everett, MA - Daughter

“Dear Dad: I was sitting here thinking of you and mom. Miss you both so much, Easter is coming, and mom's birthday, Please give her a big hug for me....Read More »
7 of 64 | Posted by: Marie Hidden - revere, MA

“Dear dad, RIP,I miss you so much and pray for you & Ma everyday. My love to you both.Two angels on my shoulders. ...Read More »
8 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“Dear Dad, It's 3 months and still so hard for me to realize you are part of God's house now in Heaven.we went to Jimmy's for Harvey...Read More »
9 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - Everett, MA - Daughter

“Dear Dad: was sitting here thinking about you and how i miss you so much. Dad, you were a good dad and husband. I miss those big blue eyes and smile....Read More »
10 of 64 | Posted by: Marie hidden - Revere, MA

“Dear Dad, Letting you know Christopher is doing fine,thank you again for your loving prayers.You were so strong in your faith,life and many other ...Read More »
11 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“Good Evening Dad, Everyday I miss you more than ever.Christopher just got out of the hospital ( in time for Christmas) ...Read More »
12 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“Good evening Dad,it's now 11:30 p.m. And getting ready to pray.You and Ma are always on my mind.Christopher has been in the hospital again,but home...Read More »
13 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“Dear Dad: Today is mine and Bruce's Anniversary it would have thirty four years, I miss him so much and you and mom, and all that have passed away in...Read More »
14 of 64 | Posted by: marie hidden - revere, MA

“Love you Grandpa Papa Bunker so much.xxxxxxooooo Marjie.7g ”
15 of 64 | Posted by: Marjory - MA - Grandaughter

“My dearest Dad,so difficult today as my Christopher went to the hospital again last night.He will be in for Christmas more than likely.please keep an...Read More »
16 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“Deat Dad: I have been thinking about you and Mom alot lately, I am missing your big smile. Dad you will be gone only two months on Dec. 25. I just...Read More »
17 of 64 | Posted by: marie hidden - revere, MA

“Dear Dad,4 day ago a community lost 20 little angels and other heroes who were victims from a shooting @ their school.I know you accepted them with...Read More »
18 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“DEAR DAD ; JUST REALLY THINKING OF YOU LATELY I HAVE BEEN REALLY SICK WITH MY LUNGS AND ON LOTS OF PREDISONE AND I AM SO BLOATED FROM IT. LARRY AND...Read More »
19 of 64 | Posted by: mary - everett, MA - daughter

“My dearest Dad,yesterday Lawrence turned 21(Papa looking down on him) so hard without you.I miss you so much as you said to me it will be okay.Dad...Read More »
20 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“Dear Dad: Thinking about you alot lately, Miss you so much. I just wanted you to know how much i love you now and forever. I know you are not here,...Read More »
21 of 64 | Posted by: marie hidden - revere, MA

“My dear dad,I know you are at rest with your love ones who have passed.Sunday Liz And I went to church and then to sunrise for breakfast ( we miss...Read More »
22 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“DEAR DAD; TODAY IS ONE MONTH SINCE YOU LEFT US AND I AM SO SAD AND HAVING THE HARDEST TIME .. I MISS YOU SO MUCH I PUT CHRISTMAS FLOWERS ON YOU AND...Read More »
23 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“My dear Dad,four weeks have passed since you left us.I went to Mass yesterday on Thanksgiving to pray for all that need it.Last thanksgiving was so...Read More »
24 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“GOOD MORNING DAD IT'S ALMOST 6 AM. HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO YOU AND MOM AND ALL WHO HAVE PASSED . GOD BLESS YOU ALL. THIS IS OUR FIRST HOLIDAY WITHOUT...Read More »
25 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“HI DAD ; IT'S DAY BEFORE THANKSGIVING SITTING HERE REALLY CRYING OVER YOU I JUST REMEMBER ALL THE NICE DINNERS WITH YOU . ON ALL THE HOLIDAYS ....Read More »
26 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“HI DAD ; JUST SITTING HERE ALONE THINKING OF YOU AND JUST WANT YOU TO KNOW BARBARA AND VICTORIA CAME OVER YESTERDAY AND AND HAD SUPPER IT WAS HARD I...Read More »
27 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“DEAR DAD, I WAS UP TONIGHT LATE, JUST THINKING ABOUT YOU AND LOOKING AT PICTURES OF YOU, I MISS YOU SO MUCH. DAD I WILL NEVER FORGET THAT JOKE YOU...Read More »
28 of 64 | Posted by: Marie hidden - revere, MA

“HI MY DEAR DAD; ITS SUNDAY NIGHT AND THE KIDS HAVE ME COOKING ITS SO HARD I AM CRYING SO HARD I HAD TO LEAVE THE KITCHEN.. DAD I MISS YOU SO MUCH.. ...Read More »
29 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“HI DAD; ITS SATURDAY MORNING SITTING THINKING SO MUCH ABOUT YOU AND JUST LOOKING IN YOUR ROOM AND STILL CANT BELIEVE YOUR NOT IN THERE. I CRIED...Read More »
30 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“My loving Dad,I miss you so much and know you are resting in peace with no more pain.Marjory talks about you all the time.She told me you are in...Read More »
31 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“DEAR DAD; I JUST WANT TO SAY I LOVE YOU AND MISS YOU SO MUCH MY MIND IS RACING SO BAD I CANT STOP CRYING TONIGHT AGAIN. I AM SITTING HERE LOOKING AT...Read More »
32 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“DEAR DAD; I JUST WANT TO SAY HAPPY VETERANS DAY . TOMORROW. TODAY LAWRENCE, PATRICK AND I CLEANED OFF YOU AND MOM'S GRAVE LAWRENCE BOUGHT YOU A...Read More »
33 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“Dear Dad, Veterans Day is coming this Sunday ( you are a real hero). There is a mass on Sunday in your memory.I pray for you,Ma ...Read More »
34 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - Everett, MA - Daughter

“DAD TODAY IS WEDNESDAY NOV.7,2012. I CANT SLEEP I AM ALWAYS NERVOUS. AND AS FOR OUR LIVES BEING OK . IT WILL NEVER BE OK EVER AGAIN, I HAVE MY...Read More »
35 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“DEAR DAD, WENT INTO YOUR BEDROOM TODAY AND STARTED TO CRY, I MISS YOU SO MUCH SEEING YOU SMILE. I KNOW YOU ARE AT PEACE NOW. DAD YOU WERE A GREAT...Read More »
36 of 64 | Posted by: marie hidden - revere, MA

“Dad, today was a hard day for me as I look at your pictures .Ipray for you and Ma .you were a loving dad and I miss you more and more.you told me it...Read More »
37 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - Everett, MA - Daughter

“Papa was a great man and greatly loved. He will be missed and I will never forget him. Love you papa, love Amy ”
38 of 64 | Posted by: Amy Sosnowski - Elma, NY

“My sincerest wishes of happy thoughts to all of my cousins, aunts, uncles, and extended family. Your dad was obviously a very special man. Love,...Read More »
39 of 64 | Posted by: Tommy Green - Everett, MA

“My Dearest Dad, It'has been 12 days since your passing and things are not the same or never will be.I miss you more than...Read More »
40 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - Everett, MA

“DEAR DAD; JUST WANT TO LET YOU KNOW I GO EVERYDAY TO YOUR RESTING PLACE. AND HOW MUCH I MISS YOU , THINGS WILL NEVER BE THE SAME. AS YOU AND I ALWAYS...Read More »
41 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA

“My loving Dad,yesterday was Olga 2nd anniversary.Liz & I went to Mass.We both lite a candle for Olga. I was so loss @ the house not seeing your Big...Read More »
42 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - Everett, MA - Daughter

“DEAR DAD; JUST WANT TO SAY I MISS YOU MORE THAN WORDS , I CANT SEEM TO UNDERSTAND ALL OF THIS . LIFE IS SO HARD NOW ITS WORSE FOR ME. I WISH I COULD...Read More »
43 of 64 | Posted by: mary denish - everett, MA

“"When someone you love dies you never quite get over it. You just slowly learn to go on without them, but always keeping them tucked safely in you...Read More »
44 of 64 | Posted by: James V> Sacco - Saugus, MA

“Sorry, I was cut off on my entry. I just want to offer my condolences to the whole family. Let me know if I can help in any way. Love, Patty ”
45 of 64 | Posted by: Patricia Murphy - Babson Park, FL

“Deaar Liz and the whole Denish Family, I'll miss your Dad very much. I know no amount of ”
46 of 64 | Posted by: Patricia Murphy - Babson Park, FL

“love you ”
47 of 64 | Posted by: Joelle Laidlaw - everett, OH

“Papa you were a wonderful man and a very strong man. I'm proud to call you papa. You will be missed so much. You've created a HUGE family that i'm...Read More »
48 of 64 | Posted by: Joelle Laidlaw - everett, MA

“Please accept our sympathy for the loss of your dear father. ”
49 of 64 | Posted by: Bob and Donna Cole - MA - friends

“Papa, you are one of the strongest men I know. I love you so much and miss you already. I hope you are at peace now, I will miss seeing those bright...Read More »
50 of 64 | Posted by: Stacy Denish - Everett, MA

“Papa , you were one of the strongest men alive . You were always there when one of your grandkids needed you , not only your grandkids but anyone ....Read More »
51 of 64 | Posted by: Victoria rawcliffe - Saugus, MA

“To the famly of Lawrence Demish, I wish you the comfort that only God our father and each other can give you at this time. Each of your memories will...Read More »
52 of 64 | Posted by: Kathy & Jim Fitzgerald - Bath , NH

“Dear Dad, May you rest in peace and be my Angel on my shoulder. Mom is so happy to have you with her now.I thank you for the many great memories...Read More »
53 of 64 | Posted by: Margaret - MA - Daughter

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the Denish family, may he rest in peace. He will be forever in our hearts <3 ”
54 of 64 | Posted by: Julie Mayo - Everett, MA

“Thoughts and prayers to all of my cousins, aunts and uncles and my dad. Uncle Bunker was a great man, he will truly be missed. Love the Stefanilo...Read More »
55 of 64 | Posted by: Diane Stefanilo - Peabody, MA

“Sending our sincere condolences to the Denish Family. He was a wonderful man. Love all the pictures on display - a collection of beautiful memories...Read More »
56 of 64 | Posted by: Kathleen Howes - Reading, MA

“Dear Dad: You will be greatly missed, I love you so much, you were a wonderful father and grandfather. Dad i know you are in heaven with mom and...Read More »
57 of 64 | Posted by: Marie hidden - revere, ma. , MA

“Denish Family: My heart goes out to you all at this time, your Dad was a wonderful Man, he will be greatly missed sitting on his front porch. ...Read More »
58 of 64 | Posted by: TERI (COLAMETA) MORRIS - MA

“To My Dear Father, You will be missed greatly. I had so much great times with you and i really will miss all the letters and cards and always...Read More »
59 of 64 | Posted by: KathyMATTEI - Littleton, NH

“My dear brother "Bunk", thank you for all the love,laughter and wonderful memories you have left us with.You were a man of peace,love,compassion and...Read More »
60 of 64 | Posted by: Catherine Gibbons - Everrett, MA

“I am so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. I know how loved he was by his children and grand children, and how much he loved his family. Keep those...Read More »
61 of 64 | Posted by: Alanna Longmore - Everett, MA

“My sincere condolences to the entire Denish Family for the loss of their wonderful, loving and caring father. He will be missed by many. Rest in...Read More »
62 of 64 | Posted by: Amy Rouleau - East Baldwin, ME

“My condolences to the Denish Family. Your father was a loving & caring father. He will be sadly missed by all. may he rest in peace with his with...Read More »
63 of 64 | Posted by: John Rawcliffe - Salem, NH

“DEAR LOVING DAD ; YOU WENT TO HEAVEN TO BE WITH MOMMA TODAY AT 1220 PM. I AM SO SADDENED AND LOST ALREADY . MY LIFE HAS CHANGED DRASTICALLY AND...Read More »
64 of 64 | Posted by: MARY DENISH - everett, MA


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Mr. Lawrence E. "Bunker" Denish, a lifelong resident of Everett, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, October 25, 2012, at the age of 87.

Mr. Denish was born June 17, 1925 in Everett, one of five children of the late Lawrence L. and Marie F. (Green) Denish. Mr. Denish was raised in Everett and proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII. Lawrence who was lovingly known as "Bunker" was a member of the DAV Chapter 51 in Everett, and the Everett Elks Club. For many years, he worked at the Monsanto Chemical Company in Everett. He was devoted to his family and a faithful parishioner of Immaculate Conception Church where he served as an Usher for many years. He will be remembered for his love of bowling, especially with his beloved family and friends.

Bunker was the beloved husband of the late Barbara T. (Faucher) Denish with whom he shared 56 years of marriage. Devoted father of Lawrence L. Denish and his wife JoEllen of Everett, John F. Denish of Pittsburgh, PA, Kathleen A. Mattei and her late husband Pasquale "Rick" Mattei of Littleton, NH, Francis W. Denish of Everett, Margaret C. Lever and her husband Harvey of Everett, Marie A. Hidden and her late husband Bruce Hidden of Revere, William G. Denish and his wife Gail of Everett, Joseph R. Denish and his wife Beth of Peabody, Paul E. Denish of Medford, Barbara E. Rawcliffe of Saugus, Elizabeth A. Murphy and her husband Paul of Everett, and Mary T. Denish of Everett. Dear brother of Shirley Moore of Everett, Catherine Gibbons of Everett, Harold Mayo of Everett, and Richard Mayo of N. Reading. Caring brother-in-law of Eleanor McEnroy of Nashua, NH, and ... READ MORE →