Sue Geneva Denning, 88, of Wapello, IA, passed away suddenly on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City. She was born on October 6, 1933 in Fort Madison, IA to Carl & Dorothy Degen Hotop. She married William Clair Denning on June 12, 1955 in Fort Madison, IA. She was a teacher who retired after a long tenure at Wapello Elementary School. She was an avid reader and enjoyed traveling, boating, playing video poker and spending time with her family at her cabin on the lake.
Sue is survived by: her husband, Bill Denning of Wapello, IA and 3-daughters, Kelly, Kris & Kim. She was preceded in death by her parents, 1-sister, Betty Phillips & 1-brother, Carl Hotop, Jr.
A private family graveside service will be held at Fairview Cemetery in rural Fort Madison, IA. Online condolences & signatures to Sue’s family may be left at the King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory website: www.kinglynk.com. King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory in Fort Madison is assisting the family.