Denise M. Linley

Denise M. Linley, 53 of Newark, died 10:16 AM, Sunday, October 2, 2022, at Genesis Morrison House Hospice following a courageous two year battle.  She was born Tuesday, September 30, 1969, in Columbus, the daughter of Denver L. Drennen and the late Marlene H. (Sharrock) Drennen.


Denise was a homemaker and enjoyed crafting. She was very talented with knitting, making wreaths, painting and any form of crafting.  She was a loving and caring mother, and grandmother who greatly enjoyed spending time with her family and fur babies.


In addition to her father, Denise is survived by three children, Nikole (Justen) Miller, Austyn (Colli) Linley, Ashlynn (Daniel James) Linley; three grandchildren, Lilly Miller, Derrik Frazier, and Azriel Linley, and one grandchild to be born soon; one brother, Jason (Christy) Drennen and her companion and best friend of many years, Johnny Cordle.


Denise was preceded in death by her mother.


A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held 6:30 PM, Saturday, October 15, 2022, at her home, 215 Boylston Avenue, Newark. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit