March 8, 2023
Dr. Philip Herman Dennis, Sr., 97, of Bunker Hill, Ill., died at his residence on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2023. He was born Dec. 1, 1925, in St. Louis, Mo., to Herman and Helena (Holten) Dennis. He married Patricia Brown, who survives.
He was a medical doctor. Philip was a member of the AMA, Illinois State Medical Society, American Society of Clinical Hypnosis and Kappa Alpha Psi.
He is survived by his wife, Pat Dennis of Bunker Hill; children, Pia Dennis (Edwin) Smith of Wesley Chapel, Fla., Lisette Dennis of St. Louis, Philip (Sharon) Dennis Jr. of Corpus Christi, Texas, Michael (Melinda) Dennis of Bunker Hill; grandchildren, Alex (Angela) Smith, Danielle Smith, Paige Dennis, Philip Dennis, III, Chase Dennis, Miles Dennis, Jayden Dennis; and great-grandchildren, Aiden Smith, Amari Smith, and Avery Smith. Philip was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Clarence, Robert, Danny, Ralph, Lorenzo, Giovanni, Don; and sisters, Dolores, Sonja, Ina, Rosalyne, and Sylvia.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Condolences may be left online at http://www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home in Bunker Hill was in charge of arrangements.