Kristen Parliament Denmead, 56, of Rockaway, NJ passed away peacefully on August 20, 2021 at St. Clare’s Hospice in Dover, NJ
Kristen was born on March 1, 1965 in Dover, NJ to the late Harry and Mary Ann Denmead.
She was a graduate of Mt. Olive High School and a parishioner of Stanhope United Methodist Church. Kristen was previously employed at Channel Home Centers and was an active volunteer in the community at Dover Christian and Little Learners, and a Special Olympics participant. Kristen enjoyed making jewelry, singing Karaoke and was the band Styx’s biggest fan. She loved her family and treasured spending time with them. Kristen will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her devoted life partner Brian Barger, her loving siblings, brother Don and his wife Danielle, sister, Beth and her husband Todd Portsmore and her cherished niece and nephew, John and Kaylee
A memorial service celebrating Kristen’s life will be held on September 12th at 1pm located at the Swim and Sports Club, 272 Emmans Road, Flanders NJ.
Donations may be made in Kristen’s name to the Spina Bifida Association of Northeastern New York, SBANENY, Socha Plaza, 123 Saratoga Rd, Scotia, NY 12302 or online at: http://sbaneny.org/
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Maguire-Scala Memorial Home, 124 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 to send an online condolence please visit www.maguire-scalamemorialhome.com