Dena Semponis mourned by family

DOWNEY - Dena J. Semponis, born in Bell and a graduate of Bell High School, passed away on Feb. 4. She was 82.She was married to James Semponis for 57 years before he died on Nov. 28. She is survived by her children, Virginia Semponis, Tom (Dimitra) Semponis, and Debbie (Robert) Wiedbusch; and four grandchildren, Constance, Frank, Christina and Alex. A viewing was held Wednesday at Miller-Mies Mortuary and was followed by a recital of the Trisagion. Funeral services were held Thursday at St. George Greek Orthodox Church. Burial followed at Riverside National Cemetery. ********** Published: February 13, 2009 - Volume 7 - Issue 43