Dennis graduated from Truman High School in 1975. He was united in marriage to Kristyl Headley on November 26, 1984 in Raytown, MO. Dennis worked as a custodian for 20 years for the Grain Valley School District. He enjoyed fishing, riding his motor cycle, watching old movies and wrestling. His greatest joy was being with his children and grandchildren.
Survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Kristyl Turley of Blue Springs, MO; sons, Adam Turley of Grain Valley, MO, Jason Shockley and his wife Jennifer of Blue Springs, MO; grandchildren, Austin, Blake, Cade, Cayden, Axton, Syrus, Ethan, Leah; siblings, Patricia, David, Cathy, Doug, Bruce, Rodney, Paul, Vince. Dennis is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Marvin, and Duwayne.
A celebration of Dennis’s life will be held from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. on Friday, June 10, 2022 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Grain Valley Education Foundation, checks made payable to the Truman Heartland Community Foundation or the American Heart Association. Memories of Dennis and words of comfort for his family may be made at meyersfunealchapel.com.