Dennis Dueger

Obituary of Dennis Dueger

    Dennis G. Dueger of Niagara Falls, NY passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 surrounded by his loving family, at Niagara Hospice House. Born in North Tonawanda, NY on January 14, 1950 he was the son of the late William and Helen (Zemla) Dueger.


    Dennis was the owner and operator of Dueger's Tenowon Grill on Niagara Street in Niagara Falls, NY for the past 50 years. He loved meeting and greeting everyone who stopped in and treated everyone like they were family. Dennis also loved to go on cruises, gardening and spending time with his grandchildren, Annalyse, Amelia and Maksim.


    He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Elizabeth (Adams) Dueger; children, Denise (Anthony) Ioviero, Amy (Michael) Kilmer and Dennis Dueger; brothers, Ronald (Lydia) Dueger and Bill (Pat) Dueger. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Besides his parents he was predeceased by his brother, Gerald Dueger, and sister, Elaine (Alfred) Drabczyk.


    The Dueger family would like to thank the staff at Niagara Hospice House, along with the staff at Roswell Park Cancer Institute for the wonderful care Dennis received during his courageous battle with cancer.


    Friends may call Sunday, November 25th from 2-6 PM at ZAJAC FUNERAL HOME INC., 319 24th Street, cor of Welch Ave, Niagara Falls, NY, where funeral services will begin at 6:00 PM with Rev. Ronald Maines officiating.  Burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Niagara Falls, NY, will take place at the convenience of the family.