Dennis was born to the late John and Helen Wise in Philadelphia, PA, the youngest of four children.
Affectionately known as "Ding Ding" to everyone he knew, Dennis was always the life of the party and was a sharp dresser who loved to joke and laugh. Never one to say bye or goodbye he would always end his conversations with a simple "Jumbo over and out 10-
He was so loved by his family especially his girls and had a forever unbreakable bond with his big sister Tina who he lovingly called Teeny.
Dennis is survived by an amazing legacy three daughters Davita Roberts, Patrice Wise-Brown, and Ja'net Wise.
Twelve Grandchildren Byron Jr, Quentin, Alonzo, Anthony, Nasir, Aaron, Tanae', Zaire, Tymir, Havana, Dai', and Bryon. Fourteen Great-grands Chyna, Quaniya, Quadira, Quasiyah, Mikel, Mikai, Jace, Aaliyah, Mariyah, Sa'Hiyah, Ka'yaan, Saahir, Maysen, and Zuri. Two Brother in laws Richard and Eddie, one Sister in law Barbara, two Daughter in laws Tynisha and Latisha, and special friend Doris Keels. Preceding him in death his brother Jerome, his son Byron, and Granddaughter Oniyah.