WELLINGTON - Our loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother returned to his Heavenly Father on Feb. 26, 2013. Denny was born on July 4, 1935 in Wellington to Hollis and Ruth Denison Branch. He married Rhea West on June 9, 1956 in Moab; they were later sealed with their family in the Manti LDS Temple. Denny and Rhea spent 56 wonderful years together.
Denny was a carpenter and construction worker by trade. He was an active and faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints where he served diligently in many callings. His greatest love was his family.
He is survived by his sweetheart Rhea, five daughters: Debbie (Derk) Bradley, Denna (Happy) Riche, Hollee Branch, Danelle (Curt) Gillins, and Christine (Miles) Nelson, 18 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, brothers Bob (Maryann) Branch, Rodger (Elynn) Branch, and sister-in-law Beverly Branch, brother-in-law, Jerry (Betty) West, many nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his parents, and brother, Kendall Branch.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 4, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the Wellington LDS 4th Ward Chapel (50 North 100 East.) A Viewing will be held on Sunday, March 3, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Fausett Mortuary in Price (680 East 100 South) also on Monday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in the Wellington City Cemetery. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary. Family and friends may sign the guest book and share memories of Denny at www.fausettmortuary.com.