Dennis Darrell Irish
Dennis was born on July 6, 1951 in Gooding, Idaho the son of Darrell and Bernice Stone Irish. Dennis attended schools in Salt Lake City and in Twin Falls; graduating from Twin Falls High School in 1969. At the age of 14, he began working for Eddy’s Bread in Twin Falls which began a lifelong career as a truck driver.
On January 17, 1976 he married the love of his life, Sue England in Elko, Nevada. Their marriage was solemnized in the Boise LDS Temple. Together in Twin Falls they raised six kids.
Dennis was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where he served in various callings including finance clerk, and most recently working in the Twin Falls Temple with his wife, Sue. He assisted in multiple eagle projects throughout the years.
Dennis enjoyed camping, fishing, model cars, working in his shop, wood working, and tinkering on his truck. His love was his family and spending time with them especially the time spent with his grandchildren.
Dennis is survived by his wife of 38 years Sue Irish; his six children; Dani Sue (Jim Shirley), Kelly (Tina), Emily (Bryan Gourley), Terri, Kendall (Kristine), and Kris; 10 grandchildren with 2 on the way; his brother Chad Irish; step-sibings Randy, Richard, and Robin Irish
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services for Dennis will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at the 1st Ward LDS Church, 847 Eastland Drive North in Twin Falls with Bishop Andrew Mix conducting. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Park. A viewing for family and friends will take place on Tuesday evening from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Reynolds Funeral Chapel, 2466 Addison Ave. East, Twin Falls as well as from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday at the church.
Services are under the direction of Trent Stimpson and staff at Reynolds Funeral Chapel, Twin Falls.
Condolences may be left for the family by visiting www.reynoldschapel.com.