Dennis M. Best, 70, of Beachwood passed away on March 12, 2022. Born in Englewood, NJ, he lived In Beachwood for over 40 years. He proudly served his country in the US Army, stationed in Giessen, Germany. He was employed with General Motors for over 30 years. Dennis was a beloved husband and father who cherished his time spent with his grandchildren. He enjoyed fishing, crabbing, playing the lottery and listening to the sounds of thunderstorms. He was an avid sports fan and would volunteer his time to the local food banks.
Dennis is predeceased by his parents Dorothy and George Best and his sister Susan McCollough.
Surviving are his beloved wife of 50 years Irene Best, his 3 children; Jennifer Kass and her husband Kelly, Michael Best and Kathryn Best, his 7 grandchildren; Fischer, Brodie, Declan, Maizy, Ireland, Penelope and Hazel, his sister Kathleen Smith and her husband Harold and his brother George Best and Irene Samahous. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, extended family members, close friends and his furry friends Rainey, Gracie and Rico.
Viewing will be Thursday, March 17, 2022 from 3pm - 7pm at Mastapeter Memorial Home, 270 Atlantic City Blvd, Bayville, NJ 08721. Funeral will be Friday, March 18th, beginning at 9:30am in the funeral home before leaving to celebrate an 11am Funeral Mass at St. Barnabas a Church in Bayville.