Published 9:21 am Saturday, October 19, 2019
Dennis Hartwiger, 69, of Kill Devil Hills, passed away after a brief battle with esophageal cancer, October 18, 2019. Dennis or “Denny” as most knew him was born in Johnstown, PA October 30, 1949.
Denny served his county honorably through two tours in Vietnam. Locally, he was professional painter with H&D Painting for several years. Denny was also a past trustee and an active member of the Kill Devil Hills F.O.E. Post 4065. Before his illness, Denny loved fishing and spending sunny days at Avalon Pier.
Survivors include his wife, Heather Shoup also of Kill Devil Hills, NC, his two sons, one sister, and other relatives. Heather will host a private memorial gathering at a future time. In lieu of flowers, Heather gratefully requests that anyone wishing to honor Denny do so with a donation to directly to Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. or by calling 252-216-8030 to assist with his wishes for cremation.
Condolences to the family may be expressed via the online register at www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.