Dennis Satterlee

Gillespie |

Dennis R. Satterlee, 80, of Gillespie, IL, died at his residence on Thursday, September 15, 2022, at 3:25 pm. 

He was born March 8, 1942, in Litchfield, IL to Charles H. Satterlee & Lois E. McPherson Satterlee.  He married Carole Jane Cavitt Satterlee on September 28, 1974, in Gillespie, IL.  She preceded him in death on February 20, 2014.  He was an educator with a Ph.D. 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, IL, siblings, Maxine (Richard) Bergman of Raymond, IL, 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.  Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at  Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL is in charge of the arrangements.

Obit Provided By:
Kravanya Funeral Home

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