Dennis Platter passed away June 9, 2013 at his residence in Biggs after battling cancer.
Dennis Platter passed away June 9, 2013 at his residence in Biggs after battling cancer. Dennis was born on June 5, 1952 in Marysville, Ca to John and Irene Platter. He was a long time resident of Butte County. Dennis is survived by his high school sweetheart Ruth Platter, his daughter Amy, his sons Curtis, Wesley, Wade, daughter in law Heather, four grandchildren Triston, Harley, Emry, Presley, and two sisters Debbie Platter and Susan Steward as well as several other family members in the area. Dennis was raised on the family dairy farm in Honcut. He attended Honcut School and graduated from Las Plumas High School. Dennis had been with Sherwood Construction for over 22 years. He loved to work, go fishing, haul hay, and ride his pan head. Dennis was known for having the biggest heart and will be sorely missed by all. Services will be held on June 21, 2013 at the First Presbyterian Church of Gridley at 10 a.m., a reception to follow at the church.