Dennis M. "Denny" Atkinson

Dennis "Denny" Michael Atkinson, 64, of Montpelier, IN, died Monday, June 24, 2013, at Markle Health Care, in Markle.

He was born Aug. 15, 1948, in Hartford City. His father, Mahlon Atkinson, is deceased; he is survived by his mother, Norma "Joan" Lodge, of Marion. He married Martha Stout in 1988 in California, and she survives.

Additional survivors include a son, Dennis Weigand, of Berne; two daughters, Julie Weigand and Favor Stanford, both of Berne; two stepsons, Shawn Uptgraft, of Fort Wayne, and Jason Uptgraft, of Craigville; a brother, Dayne (Terri) Douglas, of Marion; three sisters, Beth Ann (Ed) Haiflich, of Ossian; Jan (Rick) Greenfield, of Nashville, TN; and Kelly (Jeff) Slusser, of Hartford City; seven grandchildren; and one step-grandchild.

There are no calling hours or services.

Memorial gifts may be made to Cancer Support of Blackford County in care of the Blackford County Community Foundation, 121 N. High St., Hartford City, IN 47348.

Walker & Glancy Funeral Home, Montpelier, is in charge of arrangements.

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