Thomas E. Dender - age 72, of Knoxville, TN passed away Monday, February 5, 2018. Tom retired from Alcatel-Lucent. He was an avid golfer and UT fan.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia “Ginny” Dender; parents,
W. R. and Thelma Dender; sister, Bobbie Dender Ruckart; and brother, James Dender.
Survivors: Jerry Dender of Bellville, TX; special friend, Priscilla Carter; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Sunday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at North Broadway.
The family and friends will meet 10:45 a.m. Monday at Greenwood Cemetery for a graveside service and interment at 11:00 a.m. with
Reverend John Holland officiating.
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