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In Memory of
Sarah L. Denton
September 14, 1926 - September 11, 2018

Monday, September 17th from 11 am to 1 pm at Moreland Funeral Home

Monday, September 17th at 1 pm at Moreland Funeral Home

Northlawn Memory Gardens

Sarah L. Denton, 91, died September 11, 2018, at her home in Westerville. Born September 14, 1926 in Monroe County, Indiana, she was the daughter of Robert B. and Francis E. Criswell. Sarah was a graduate of the Bloomington High School, class of 1944. On June 15, 1946, Sarah married George F. Denton and together they raised a family of eight children. Sarah and George were married for 62 years before George's death in May of 2008. Sarah was an avid bingo player and enjoyed many years at the USEP Bingo Hall in Reynoldsburg, where she made many long lasting friendships. Preceded in death by her husband, George, her daughter, Cheryl (Kline), her brothers, Robert E. Criswell, Donald Criswell and Kenneth Criswell, her sister, Ruthnette Teague, her step-brother, Robert Criswell, and her step-sister, Lucille Crider. Sarah is survived by her sons, Jay (Judy) of New Albany, OH, Brian (Nancy) of Kirkersville, OH., and Scott of Cincinnati, OH,. her daughters, Jo Gaylor (Jeff) of Howard, OH., Linda of Irving, TX., Betty Lou Lynch of Westerville, OH,; grandchildren, Shelby (Kyle) Wuelzer, Heather (Bret) McCarthy, Jennifer (Greg) Orr, Samantha (Shane) George, Jason Gaylor, Joshua (Amanda) Gaylor, Brian Dento Jr., Jacob (Eva) Gaylor, Ryan (Bonnie) Calo'oy, Eric (Ashley) Denton, Taylor Calo"oy, Emily Lynch; and twenty three great-grandchildren. Friends may call at MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 East Schrock Road, Westerville, Monday September 17, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. with the funeral service to follow at 1:00 p.m., Pastor Pat Krebs, officiating. Interment at Northlawn Memory Garden.