Penny Jo (Reither) Williamson

Penny Jo (Reither) Williamson, 39, of Colorado Springs passed away on December 30, 2012. Penny was born on February 18, 1973 in Honolulu, Hawaii to David and Judy Reither, who survive her. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Kenneth & Violet Morrissey and Lloyd and Bess Reither. Penny married Alan Williamson on June 11, 2011 and together they had 1 child, Caleb Williamson, age 8 months. Penny is survived by her husband and son, her parents, brother Douglas Reither, niece Tiana Reither, Aunt & Uncle Doramae and Bill Lowrey, and her beloved dog Sandy. Penny graduated from Doherty High School in 1991 and Blair College in 1999. She was a competitive roller skater for much of her youth. Penny was an avid Colorado College hockey, Nebraska Cornhuskers and Denver Bronco fan. Penny loved to travel especially cruises and to Las Vegas. Penny was an administrative assistant at Federal Food Service for the past 11 years. Funeral services will be Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:00A.M. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church. Internment will take place at Evergreen Cemetery in Colorado Springs. Online condolences at


Published in The Gazette on Jan. 6, 2013