Denise  Fynes

Obituary of Denise "Dee" Fynes

Denise C. “Dee” Fynes, 68, of Harleysville, PA, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, September 4, 2019. She and her husband, J. Patrick Fynes, would have observed their 41st wedding anniversary on September 22nd of this year.


Born December 13, 1950, in Chestnut Hill, PA, she was a daughter of the late Francis and Ruth (Bailey) Kane. She was a 1968 graduate of Archbishop Wood High School and received her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Bloomsburg University in 1972. After raising her 3 daughters to be incredible ladies, she had been employed with Twin Spring Farm School in Ambler, PA.


Dee enjoyed playing racquetball and attended Zumba classes regularly. She loved teaching, time spent with her sister, and socializing with friends and her husband in card groups. She cherished her family and was devoted to her grandchildren. Above all else, family was the most important part of her life. She will be missed by so many.


In addition to her husband, she is survived by three daughters, Jennifer McKee and her husband, Christopher, of Clark, NJ, Jaclyn Hogan and her husband, Michael, of Chester Springs, PA, and Jessica Slomiany and her husband, Matthew, of Harleysville, PA; a brother, Frank “Skip” Kane and his wife, Gloria, of Shalimar, FL; and a sister, Elaine Kane of North Wales, PA. She is also survived by six grandchildren, Max, Chloe, Graeme, Kennedy, Madelyn, and Jude.


Family will receive friends from 5-7 pm on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., 3440 Skippack Pike at Cedars Road, Skippack, PA. Services and interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to Aphasia Institute at - Online condolences may be made to the family at


Dee - When I hear a song you loved, or see an animal you said was cute (which is every animal in existence), my urge will be to cry, but I’ll try and smile with the thoughts of you. For I am loving you now just as I always have. You were so good to me. I’ll forever keep a mental scrapbook of our life together, a collection of memories and the thousands of things I loved about you. I’ll turn to these mental pages frequently, enabling me to indulge the love I feel for you. We cannot add memories now, but I’ll always treasure the ones you gave me. Your love made me complete. The need for me was always simple - just all of your love for all of my life. The perpetual and toughest thing I’ve ever faced – missing you. Love, Pat



5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.
3440 Skippack Pike
Cedars, Pennsylvania, United States
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