Dante James Spence was born July 8, 1982 in Newark. New Jersey to James E. Spence, Jr. and the late Sherian Spence. He passed away, November 23, 2019, peacefully at home.
He received his early education in the public schools in Wilmington, Delaware. He graduated from Mt. Pleasant High School in 2001. After graduation, he went to Culinary Arts School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Dante worked at Best Buy as a Field Agent. He enjoyed playing video games and cooking. He especially loved his children and spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Sherian Hemsley.
Dante leaves to cherish his loving memory: two children, Zi’Air Jenkins and Ja’Kai Spence; his father, James E. Spence, Jr.; one sister, Candice Spence-Sullivan (DeWayne) and a host of aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends.
His Celebration of Life Service will be 11:00 am on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Congo Legacy Center, 501 West 28th Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19802; with a viewing from 9:00 – 10:45 am.
His burial will be Private.
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