Dennis R. Satterlee, 80 of Gillespie, died at his residence on Thursday, September 15, 2022, at 3:25 p.m. He was born on March 8, 1942, in Litchfield to Charles H. Satterlee and Lois E. McPherson Satterlee.
He married Carole Jane Cavitt Satterlee on September 28, 1974, in Gillespie. She preceded him in death on February 20, 2014. He was an educator with a PhD in education and archeology. He was a veteran after having served in the US Army. Dennis was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Society. He loved traveling the world and going to England.
He is survived by his companion, Donna Ruyle of Gillespie, and siblings, Maxine (Richard) Bergman of Raymond, Mary Satterlee of Tulsa, OK, and Dr. Dale (Karen) Satterlee of Blue Ash, OH.
Dennis was preceded in death by his parents; spouse; and brothers, Charles B. Satterlee and Gary W. Satterlee.
No public services will be held. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.