Eleanor Joyce Denson, 77, of Granite City, passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2016, at University Nursing and Rehab.
She was born April 14, 1938, in Calvert City, Ky. Eleanor worked 25 years caring for others at the Colonnades Nursing Home in Granite City.
She is survived by two daughters, Debra Bryant of North Carolina and Lesa (Paul) Rosener of Collinsville; four sons, Dennis Hartman of Granite City, Frank (Pam) Hartman of Pontoon Beach, Robert Hartman of Missouri and Art Price of Kentucky; brother, Jim Fain of St. Peters, Mo.; sister, Janet (Jim) Purnell of Collinsville; sister-in-law, June Fain of Missouri; eight grandchildren, Sara Bryant, Kenny Mothershed, Jaclyn Hedge, Jennifer Ushery, Ariel Hartman, Danielle Hartman and Chris Hartman; and many great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Charles Fain; mother, Edna Louise (Lee) Krauss; husband, James Denson; son, Kenneth Hartman; two brothers, Jerry and Joe Fain; and a sister, Judy Hutchison.
A memorial visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, April 1, 2016, at Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guestbook available at www.wojstrom.com.