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Memories & Candles

“Beautifully written. We will surely miss his style, sense of humor, and talent . Among all the stars he truly shined the brightest. We will never...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Lyn Beck - Baton Rouge, LA

“Beautifully written. My prayers are with all of you as you go through these tough times. Todd was definitely one of a kind and special in so many...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Sharon Perkins Fooshee - Walker, LA

“I will miss your presence, my friend and kindred spirit. You were a beautiful man in so many ways. Love, Candace M Rusko ”
3 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“I'm so deeply saddened. -Marsanne Golsby ”
4 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry I can't be there. My heart is broken hearing this news. Keeping y'all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. ”
5 of 24 | Posted by: Rebecca Haynes Marshall - AL

“What an AWESOME classmate and friend. Todd kept us laughing for years... He was a true friend and will be dearly missed. God Bless his family and...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Paulette Bell - Pensacola, FL

“Camille, words can't express my condolences for you and the entire family. Todd was a good guy and a kind soul. May he rest in God's peace. ”
7 of 24 | Posted by: Kyle Ardoin - Baton Rouge, LA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you . RIP Todd ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: Linda Sibley Allemand - Walker, LA

“Weeping may endure for a night, but joy comes in the morning. Psalm 30:5Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Anita Carr - Zachary, LA

“Camille; I am so sorry to learn of Todd's passing. I hope the following words give comfort at this sad time.Grief never ends...It's a passage, not...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Bob Gossard - Baton Rouge, LA

“Will be missed by all, Still can't believe it. Love ya Brother !! ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: Travis Hoon - Walker, LA

“Todd you were so funny. A real hoot. Tell Jesus I said hi. See ya ”
12 of 24 | Posted by: Robyn Johnson - Baton Rouge, LA

“God be with you and your family during this difficult time. Such a wonderful obituary. Love you, Dolores. ”
13 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“The world is a less-clever, less stylish place without Todd. I so looked forward to his commentary and wit every day. He was such a deep and whip...Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Wendy Heaslip - Mandeville, LA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you. I cannot imagine how difficult this must be. My husband and I would talk to Todd when we would see him downtown...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Lesli Wood - Baton Rouge, LA

“Todd, you were a bright spot in our neighborhood. It was always a joy to bump into you and I always left it with a smile on my face. And looking...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Tom Morgan - Baton Rouge, LA

“We have lost to many of our classmates to soon. Rest easy my friend and may you finally find peace. My deepest sorrow and condolences to his family...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Stephen Cockerham - Baton Rouge, LA

“Words cannot describe just how sorry I was to hear of Todd's passing. I've know him since I was 13 yrs. old and have many fun memories of times with...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Shannon Talkington-Pierron - LA

“Todd, you introduced me to so many beautiful things and emotions in life. I will miss your wit, that smile and love. Rest in peace. ”
19 of 24 | Posted by: Angel Millican - Oceanside, CA

“To the family and friends of Todd Denison, our prayers are with you at this time. It's so hard to believe he is gone. ”
20 of 24 | Posted by: Ricky/Jackie Reine - Walker, LA

“What a beautiful tribute to Todd's life. He was the most colorful person in heart, spirit, soul and personality I have ever known. I have been a...Read More »
21 of 24 | Posted by: Kristen Beck - Baton Rouge, LA

“With sincere sympathy in the death of your love one and my friend . May you find comfort in knowing that others care and share in your sorrows. ”
22 of 24 | Posted by: Georgiana Robinson - Baton Rouge, LA

“Deepest sympathy in the passing of your love one, our friend Michael Denson. Praying that God will grant you peace in this your time of sorrow. ...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: Georgiana Robinson - Baton Rouge, LA

“A person that departs from us on earth never truly leaves, for they are still alive in our hearts and minds, through us, they live on. Please accept...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: Debra Carter - Baton Rouge, LA


Michael Todd Denson, a native of West Monroe, Louisiana, and a resident of Baton Rouge, passed Tuesday afternoon, the 12th of September, 2017, at the age of 47. He is a graduate of the class of 1988 at Walker High School, and later attended Southeastern Louisiana University, Louisiana State University, and Baton Rouge Community College. He faithfully served the Senate of Louisiana until his passing, most recently as a research assistant, and formerly as communications director at the Capitol in Baton Rouge. In his spare time, he drove for Uber, sharing his nifty comments and slick wit with every person he interacted with. In the past, he worked as a dialysis technician, providing medical assistance for the disadvantaged at Earl K. Long Medical Center, and previously owned his own windshield repair business. An accomplished photographer, Michael Todd had a discerning eye for light, space, and composition. His journey into photography started almost thirty years ago, developing his own prints in his home, using a medium-format film camera to produce ultra-high resolution black and white prints. His photographs stirred the conscience as his own persona was reflected on print and digital media. A staple of the downtown scene, Michael Todd could be spotted in all of the local venues, such as The River Room, often giving his eccentric, clever input whenever he saw fit. Known for his bold and silly sense of humor, friends and family were always erupting in laughter when he was around. A man of unique style, Michael Todd was always dressed up. He enjoyed tailored suits, fitted shirts with effortlessly cool cuff links, pants of all kinds, and always distinctive shoes and socks. Michael Todd loved the outdoors. He loved spending his summers at a pool or the lake, surrounded by his family and loved ones. He loved going camping and hiking with his family, taking in all the natural world had to offer. He enjoyed being out on the water, on the beach, or just relaxing in the sun by a pool. Michael Todd could often be seen playing his guitars; he was a genuine enthusiast of music. His gift for words are seen throughout his many insightful poems, letters, blogs, and social media posts he leaves behind. He was a beloved family man and father stopping whatever he was doing in an instant to give help wherever it was needed. He is survived by his only son and the love of his life, Lucas Johnathon Denson, and his son's Mother and friend always, Kimberlyn DiVincenti Denson; Mother Kathryn Camille Denson; brother John Bradley Denson and wife Beth Paxton Denson, and nieces Madison Elise and Makenzie Paxton Denson. He is also survived by his close DiVincenti family, Philip Roy DiVincenti; Michael Lane and Bliss Caves DiVincenti; nephew Bryce Michael DiVincenti; and niece Karah Laine DiVincenti. He is preceded in death by his beloved father, John Edwin Denson. Visitation will be held at Seale Funeral Home of Denham Springs, on Friday, the 15th of September, 2017, from 6:00 to 9:00 in the evening. A graveside memorial service will be held on Saturday, at 10:00 in the morning at Evergreen Memorial Park. Honorary pallbearers will be Philip DiVincenti, Michael DiVincenti, John Waller, McHenry "Dub" Lee, Jeff Denson, Matt Denson, and William Moody. "Go rest high on that mountain son, your work on Earth is done."

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