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“Jan was my math teacher at Forwood JHS when the school first opened. She is the reason I became a teacher and returned to the Brandywine School...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Beverly Schilling - Wilmington, DE

“RIP Miss Denning; there will never be another one like you ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Cheryl Keil - Newark, DE

“Wonderful teacher...great sense of humor...enjoyed all her classes...and bowling on Saturday mornings. God bless.. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Alan Stager - Tampa, FL

“So sorry to hear this, we go way back at Coaching Kids at Holiday Lanes plus bowled together in many leagues. You were such a good coach and...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Cathy Matzuras - Millsboro, DE

“Rip Miss Denning. You were the teacher who got me interested in number systems and logic, which led to my career in computing. You were an...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: John Scoggin - Newark, DE

“I am so sorry to hear about Jan. She was a kind person and loved her dogs. I groomed them until I retired in 2013. Hopefully, Emma her beloved German...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Dawn Shelton - Newark, DE

“Ms. D, a phenomenal women that I will never be able to forget! She touched so many people you couldn't count them! May you rest in peace, until we...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Kevin Moore - Ocean View, DE

“A wonderful educator and a special person. My condolences to those who knew and loved her. - Susan (Hertzenberg) Hendrich Brandywine High School 1987 ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Susan Hendrich - Wilmington, DE

“RIP Miss Janice Denning. You were a great teacher and a great coach to the junior bowlers; you did a fine job of getting me in the right frame of...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Cheryl Keil - Newark, DE

“We have lost a great person and a true friend. RIP Jan.. You will be missed ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Terry McCall - North East, MD


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Janice E. Denning, age 76, passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Season's Hospice in Christiana Hospital.

Janice was a teacher in the Brandywine School District for 30 years. She was also an Adjunct Professor at Wilmington University. She loved bowling and was a lifetime member of the Delaware Women's Bowling Association, and at one time was its President. Janice was also a member of the Wilmington Women's Bowling Association and the Women's International Bowling Congress. She was very active in coaching and coached the junior bowlers for over 40 years. Janice was a Girl Scout leader and advisor for Cathedral Church of St. John Troop 163 and the senior girls Troop 257 of Concord Presbyterian Church.

She is predeceased by her mother, Martha Denning, and her brother, Raymond Denning. She is survived by friends, students, colleagues and acquaintances, to numerous to list.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 beginning at 11:00 a.m. at St. David's Episcopal Church, 2320 Grubb Road, Wilmington, Delaware 19810, followed by a funeral service at 1:00 p.m. and burial at Lawncroft Cemetery. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held on Saturday, July 23, 2010, beginning at 11:00 a.m. at St. David's Episcopal Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. David's or an animal rescue organization of your choice.