Denise Thornton, age 58 of Pittsburgh passed away Monday, March 26, 2018 in UPMC, Pittsburgh, surrounded by her loving family.
Denise was born in Beaver Falls on October 19, 1959 to the late Donald Larry, Dreher, Sr. and Sue Tookie Rowdy.
She is survived by two sons, Ernest Thornton, Wayne Mathews; two daughters, Reianna Mathews, and Ashley Young; 13 Grandchildren, Kashius Harris, Amari Harris, Ajah Young, Tre'zeir Epps, Teeya Epps, Tremaine Epps, Kamari Mathews, Arajha Young, Najayla Thornton, Javen Mathews, Anayliyanah Young, Meryah Thornton and Niijah Burt, a great granddaughter Nori Weber, and 2 brothers; Carl (Jacki) Thornton, and James Thomas.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Donald Larry Dreher Jr. and an uncle, Butch Thomas.
Friends will be received, Saturday March 31, 2018, 2pm until the time of service at 4pm in the A. D. Campbell Funeral Home, 14th Street and 8th Ave, Beaver Falls. Reverend Bobby Wilson will officiate.