January 3, 1949 ~ January 29, 2022
Dennis was born and raised in San Francisco, California to Barbara Jane Stephens and Robert Dennis Martin. He graduated from St. Ignatius High School in 1967 and joined the Air Force as a Senior Airmen shortly after. While in the Air Force, when stationed at Castle Air Force Base he met his wife Rachel Helen Corley (VanGaalen). Dennis was honorably discharged from the Air Force in 1977.
He then worked for a mortgage company as a loan officer in the bay area; commuting from Turlock. In September of 1988, he started his own computer consulting business, Phoenix Consulting, assisting many local companies. Dennis loved to watch his grandsons play football, often photographing for their teams. He enjoyed watching professional football and basketball. He was a proud husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend.
He is survived by his wife Rachel; his two daughters Shannon Dawn Padilla and Heather Len Olson; five grandchildren Johnny Padilla-Fuentes, Allen (Bear) Padilla, Abigail Padilla, Colin Olson and Harley Olson; as well as his great grandchildren Leila Fuentes and Liliana Fuentes.
Memorial service will be held at Allen Mortuary on Saturday, February 12, 2022 at 1:00p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Dennis’ memory to Westside Ministries.
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KayKay saysFebruary 9, 2022 at 6:26 pm
I can’t believe you’re gone. You were more of a father then an uncle to me. So many memories. You will before be missed.
Marlene Parkinson saysFebruary 7, 2022 at 12:29 am
So sorry for your families loss Prayers for all of you at this difficult time
Marsha Barkhousen saysFebruary 6, 2022 at 10:33 pm
Rachel so sorry on the loss of your husband, father, grandfather and friend may your memories sustain you. Blessing to all of you. Lee and Marsha Barkhousen
Linda Jean saysFebruary 5, 2022 at 12:41 pm
Many fond memories of sitting around the kitchen table playing cards. And sometimes us ladies even won. Rest In Peace my friend