Dennis E. Callens, of Orange, died at his home. Graveside service will be 1 p.m., Thursday, July 29, 2010, at St. Mary Cemetery in Orange. There will be no visitation.

Born in Shelbyville, Dennis was the son of Edward Norman Callens and Betty Jean (Cline) Callens. He was a retired boilermaker with the boilermaker’s union and had served in the National Guard.

Preceded in death by his wife, Ann Marie Callens, Dennis is survived by his sisters, Carolyn Lewis of Mansfield and Betty Ann Johnson of Onalaska; numerous nieces, nephews cousins; and special friends, Donnie Jackson and Mason Smith.