Valerie E. Dennis

Published 4:54 pm Monday, September 13, 2021

WINDSOR – Valerie Elizabeth, “Val” Dennis, 52, passed away Aug. 29, 2021 in Durango, Colorado. Val was born in California and was raised in Blackwell, Texas. She was a daughter of the late Lloyd and Myrle Thompson of Windsor.

Valerie E. Dennis

Val was a Navy Veteran and a seasonal office hostess at the Silverton Lakes RV Resort and a bartender at the Golden Block Brewery and Pizzaria in Silverton, Colorado.

Left to cherish her memory is her husband, Greg Dennis; one daughter, Victoria Elizabeth “Tori” Saunders (Jeffrey) of Sedley; two sons, Justin Thompson Whittney of Texas and Boyce Townsend of Battery Park; Greg’s five children, Paul Dennis, Sean Dennis, Brittany Wilson, Amber Dennis and Caleb Dennis; three brothers, Stephen, Clark and Mark Thompson; nine grandchildren with the 10th one on the way; and her former husband, William Dean Townsend.

A memorial service with military honors will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday Sept. 24 in Wright Funeral Home with Bishop Roger Holland officiating. Memorial donations may be made to