Dennis Carl Mason, 67, of Shelbyville, passed away Friday May 11, 2018 peacefully in his home surrounded by loved ones. Dennis was born on October 18, 1950 in Franklin, IN to Rev. Chester C. and Carrie B. Mason.
Dennis worked for Jack Smart Ford as an auto mechanic from 1969-1979. He opened Mason Gun Shop in 1980 in Franklin, IN. He owned the business for five years. Dennis also worked selling cars, as a car sales manager and auto mechanic manager. Dennis was also a veteran of the Nation Guard.
Dennis is survived by his loving spouse, Linda Resinger, of 27 years, one daughter, Stephanie (Jim) Sabina, one brother, Jack Mason, two sisters, Linnie (Gary) Miller and May (Matt) Croucher, Linda’s three daughters, Carrie (Brian) Montanio, Julie Resinger and Lauren Resinger Kizer. Together he and Linda have eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Dennis’ hobbies included leather work, going to auctions, cooking and spending time with family. Dennis is preceded in death by his mother, Carrie B. Mason, father, Rev. Chester C. Mason, brother, Billy Donald Mason and two nephews, Gregory A. Mason and Robert C. Mason.
Celebration of Life will be held Thursday May 17, 2018 at Indiana Memorial 3039 W. CR 300 Trafalgar, IN 46181 from 10 am to 1 pm, and service at 1 pm, burial at Forest Lawn following.