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Dennis Lynn Klakamp October 23, 1941 - February 14, 2020

Dennis Lynn Klakamp, 78, went home on Friday, February 14, 2020. Family will be receiving friends on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 starting at 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Twin Oaks Funeral Home (290 Goodman Road East Southaven, MS) with a memorial service immediately following. Twin Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Dennis was born on October 23, 1941 in Seymour, IN. He was a faithful member of Oak Forest Church of God. Dennis’whole life was revolved around his grandbabies. He will be greatly missed for the unconditional love he gave, the smile that lit up a room, and the hugs that gave comfort and strength.

He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Vivian Louise Klakamp; children, Dennis Michael Klakamp, Robert (Shari) Klakamp, and Jennifer (James) Barnette; grandchildren, Amanda, Joshua, and Jacob Klakamp, and Lauren and Sarah Barnette; siblings, Patricia Otte, Gary and Frank Klakamp.

Dennis is preceded in death by his parents, Frank Lynn and Dorothy Jane Klakamp; and sister, Linda Jerome.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in honor of Dennis Klakamp to St. Jude. (stjude.org).


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    Glenna C Walker says

    I’m Denny’s first cousin, his father and my mother (Mary Ellen Klakamp Miller) were brother and sister. I am sorry for your loss. I remember him for always being kind to a younger cousin. Your family are in my prayers.

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      Jenni says

      Thank you so much for your kind words and prayers.

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    Trisha Klakamp Gros says

    Aunt Vivian, Mike, Bob, Jennifer and family,
    I’m thinking of you at this time of loss. I will always remember uncle Denny as a wise, happy, and hardworking man who loved his family above all else. I hope you will find peace in his passing and know that his memory will live on in our hearts.

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      Jenni says

      Thank you so much Trisha for your thoughts and prayers. Your kind words mean so much to our family right now. He loved you all!

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