Denise lived in Jackson Heights and graduated from Newtown.
New York Times Obit ... September 27. DENISE LOR HORINE. Actress, singer, writer, comedian. A veteran of more than 100 stage productions here in New York and across the country, she was a pioneer in the early days of live television. She also had an extensive record career and appeared in major hotel venues here in New York and across the country. Denise is best remembered for her eight years on the Garry Moore Show, her hit record "If I give my heart to you" and, most of all, for a lifetime of kindness and generosity to all who crossed her path. She is survived by her two sons, Ron and Denis Martin.