Mrs. Dorothy Penner, age 83 of Manchester, passed away Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at the Laurel Creek Health Care Center. She was born December 17th, 1927 in Jamestown, New York to the union of William and Mabel Jenkins VanGuilder. She was a homemaker and a member of the Beech Creek United Methodist Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents, William and Mabel VanGuilder, her husband, Rev. Merritt “Don” Penner, her grandson, Alan Dezarn and her great grandson, Donnie Feltner.
She is survived by her children, Marvis Dezarn and her husband Bill of London, Marcia Dezarn and her husband Raymond of Manchester, and Marlene Bowling of Manchester. Also surviving are these grandchildren, Don Dezarn, Kimberly Goodrich, Carol Smith, Pam Brown, Tiffany Bell, Steven Bowling and Sondra Bray. 11 great grandchildren and 8 great, great grandchildren, also survive.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Beech Creek United Methodist Church.
Funeral services for Mrs. Dorothy Penner were Friday, January 21st, 2011, at 3 PM in the Rominger Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Jamie Brunk officiating. Burial followed in the Beech Creek Cemetery in the Beech Creek Community.
Visitation was Friday, January 21st, after 1 PM, at the Rominger Funeral Home Chapel.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 January 2011 15:08