Richard (Dick) Denby, 80, of Verona, died Aug. 20, 2015. Born in Brooklyn, he grew up in Union and had been a resident of Verona since 1969.
Mr. Denby graduated from Rutgers University and received a masters in chemistry from Steven’s Institute of Technology. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he was a chemist at Bell Labs, Airco, and Chesebrough-Ponds and then a technical sales representative at Polysar. He later became a computer trainer and database expert.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Held Denby; a daughter, Lisa (Ron) Denby; and two granddaughters.
Arrangements were made by Bernheim Apter Kreitzman Funeral Home, Livingston. Memorial contributions may be made to Cycle for Survival, PO Box 27432, New York, NY 10087 or mskcc.convio.net/goto/Richard_Denby.