William Bennard Dennis was born on March 16, 1947 in Salt Lake City, Utah to William and Elizabeth Dennis. He was 72 years old. William passed away on May 20, 2019 in Seattle, Washington. Ben enlisted in the Marine Corp when he was 17, where he served over 20 years. Ben fought 3 tours in Vietnam and received many medals, including the Military Order of the purple heart. He was a member of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints & VFW Post Renton-NRA. He enjoyed photography and golf. He is survived by his wife Teresa Lynn, sons, James & William, his mother, Elizabeth Myerhoff, brothers, Mike & Robert and sisters, Pat and Lucille. Also survived by his grandchildren, Kaleb, Gabriel and Nathan. A Military service will be held at Tahoma National Cemetery on Friday, July 12, 2019 at 12noon. Please arrive a few minutes early.