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Brooks Funeral Home
Saturday June 18th, 2022

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Dennis Pengilly

Dennis Pengilly, 79, of Langdon, ND, passed away December 23, 2021, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.
Dennis LeRoy Pengilly was born in Langdon, ND, on February 20, 1942, to John and Mildred (Jordan) Pengilly of Wales, ND. He lived with his parents, brothers, and sisters for 18 years on the Pengilly farm.. He attended school in Hannah and Wales then graduated from Wales High School in 1961. He worked for Freeman Swenson and drove gravel truck during the summer months during high school then worked for Greenburg Construction in Grand Forks for 2 years after graduation. On July 31, 1964, he married his high school sweetheart, Norma J. Steinke, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Dresden, ND. Two sons, Dennis Wade and David John, made his family complete until the daughters-in-law and grandkids came along. He worked two years for Lampert Lumber and was produce manager for 8 years at the National Tea store. In 1971, Dennis became an agent for NoDak Mutual Farm Bureau Insurance. He retired from the insurance business in 2012. He dearly enjoyed all his customers and will be missed by all. Dennis was a great son, husband, and father and loved his grandkids dearly.
Surviving Dennis are his wife of 57 years, Norma, of Langdon; sons: Dennis Wade (Becky) and David John (Danette); six grandchildren: Alanna Elise, Emily Anna, Ryan Patrick, Drew Thomas, Paige Renee, and Luke David; and siblings: Agnes (David) Lewis, Alice Jochim, Marlene (Jack) Brown, Tom (Cheryl) Pengilly, Candyce McLean, Marty (Sherry) Pengilly, and Kim Pengilly. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Dan and Larry.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 18, 2022, at Brooks Funeral Home Chapel in Langdon.


So sorry to hear of Dennis’s passing. Jane McLean just told me today after seeing you at the casino. I was wondering where he was today. We always enjoyed visiting with him. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family.

Tom and Mary Dion Aug 16 2022 2:36 PM

We are so sorry for your loss. Dennis was always so kind, helpful, and fun loving. We hold many fond memories of family times together near and dear to our hearts. We will miss his hugs. We will miss him. 💙May God's love surround you and comfort you at this time and throughout the days ahead.

Delrae & Mark Schefter Family Jan 8 2022 4:25 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Dennis Pengilly

Delrae & Mark Schefter Jan 8 2022 4:19 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Dennis Pengilly

Corey and Julie Johnson Jan 6 2022 10:47 PM

So sorry to hear of the passing of Dennis. I only worked with him for about a year but he was a great boss! He loved to visit with everyone! Such a nice guy. Cherish all your memories.

Darlene Roppel Jan 6 2022 4:58 PM

So sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts & prayers to the family

Colette Carter Jan 5 2022 1:31 AM

So sorry to learn of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Stephanie Hansel Jan 4 2022 10:43 PM

Thoughts and prayers for Norma and the Pengilly family. Dennis was a great cousin. Always loved visiting with him!!! He will be dearly missed by many.

Arnie Jordan Jan 3 2022 10:29 PM

Thoughts and prayers to the family!

Brown Terry Jan 3 2022 11:08 AM

So sorry for your loss. Just received Christmas card in the mail recently. Dennis was such a happy-go-lucky guy. Always friendly & ready to visit when we would run into he & Norma in Bismarck on occasion, In my thoughts & prayers, Aggie Bernhardt

Aggie Bernhardt Jan 3 2022 10:55 AM

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