Irvin Dean Ridenour

Irvin Dean Ridenour - age 84, of Fenton, died Tuesday, August 25, 2020. Funeral services will be held outside (weather permitting) at 1 PM Monday, August 31, 2020 at Fenton Church of the Nazarene, 11075 Runyan Lake Rd., Fenton with Pastor Ronald Sharpe officiating. Visitation will be held 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 PM Sunday, August 30, at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 W. Silver Lake Rd., Fenton. Visitation will also be held from 11 AM – 1 PM at the church on Monday. Contributions may be made to the University of Michigan Cancer Center. Irvin was born February 1, 1936 in Detroit, the son of Leonard and Sarah (Rennie) Ridenour and was a graduate of Hartland High School. He married Catherine Parnell on November 6, 1956.  Irvin was a self-employed builder his entire life. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, traveling and adventure. Surviving are wife, Catherine Ridenour of Fenton; three sons, James (Julie) Ridenour of Fenton, Douglas (Tracey) Ridenour of Lake Placid, NY, and Jeffrey (Troy) Ridenour of Fenton; four grandchildren, Tyler (Stephanie) Ridenour, Joshua (Kelly) Ridenour, Dean Ridenour, and Lanie Ridnour; great-grandson, Trypp Irvin Ridenour; sister, Ilene Sharpe of Howell. Tributes may be shared at

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