Denny  Wertz


Denny Wertz, 66, of Sunbury, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
He was born Aug. 5, 1952, in Sunbury, a son of late George and Anna Wertz. On Jan. 26, 1969, he married the former Effie Hefner who survives.

Denny was employed as a bartender at Sunbury Steam and Rescue Hose Company.
He was a member of the fire police and was on the Sunbury Dive Team.
Denny loved doing Santa for children at Christmas.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by five children and, Dennis and wife Angela Wertz, Lynn Courtney and partner Ray, George Wertz and partner Laurie, Clifford Wertz and partner Michelle, Susie Wert and husband Scott; 14 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

A viewing will be held on Tuesday from 1 to 2 pm at the Jerre Wirt Bank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury followed by the funeral service at 2 pm. Interment will be in the Pomfret Manor Cemetery, Sunbury

A viewing will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, at the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by the funeral at 2.
Interment will be in Pomfret Manor Cemetery, Sunbury.
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Mary White
Jul 29, 2019
Sorry for your loss. Denny will be sadly missed. prayers for you and your family. Fond memories
Ellen Walter
Jul 28, 2019
Please except my deepest sympathy always will remember Denny with such beautiful smile and sweet laugh .
Cindy McKeegan
Jul 28, 2019
Dear Effie and kids I was very sad when I heard the news about Denny I have wonderful memories and great laughs one of my favorite story when I took that Santa picture to him he loved it I made him speeches and he cried I give you all the prayer you need and the strength I’m sorry I can’t be there but I don’t live in Pa any more God Bless you all Cindy
Mary chestnut
Jul 28, 2019
So sorry for your loss Effie. Denny was a wonderful guy and was loved by many. I will never forget him . rip Denny . you were a wonderful father. Husband friend and grandfather. Gonna miss u dearly.
Donna poff
Jul 28, 2019
So sorry for your loss Effie and your family , Dennie was a great guy , praying for you and your family πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™
Alicia Lutz
Jul 28, 2019
So sorry for your loss. I will miss Den so very mucyn
Wendy Gross Bauman
Jul 28, 2019
My thoughts and prayers and love for the family. Especially for my very good friend Effie !! Denny was
a very sweet guy, he will be missed. R.I.P. my friend and God Bless !!!! πŸ™πŸ™
Irene Walker
Jul 28, 2019
So VERY sorry for your loss,HE was a wonderful man, GOING to be miss my many, MAY GOD BLESS YOU ALL
Mary Ann and Ann Wydra
Jul 27, 2019
To the entire Wertz family, we offer our prayers and condolences on your loss. We hope you find comfort when you remember the fun times during the life you shared with Denny.
Terry Dobson and Susan Weirick
Jul 27, 2019
sending prayers to your Family, Sorry for your loss.