John Gerald Pfenninger Jr., 64
John Gerald Pfenninger Jr., age 64, of Bloomington, passed away Monday August 13, 2012 at his residence. He was born February 22, 1948 in New Castle, to John and Marcelle Price Pfenninger.
John received both his undergraduate and MBA from Indiana University, was a member of the social fraternity Delta Tau Delta, and spent time in his younger years in the Peace Corps. He owned and operated his own residential construction company, Pfenninger Construction, in Bloomington, and when not working, he thoroughly enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing and traveling.
John leaves behind his son, Jacob Pfenninger, of Lubbock, Texas; his mother, Marcelle Pfenninger, of Bloomington; sister, Anne Pfeninger, of Lafayette; sister, Jeanne Childs and her husband Bob, of New Castle; and sister, Margaret Pfenninger and her husband Maurice Salmon, of Strasbourg, France. Additional survivors include nephew, Ryan Scott, of New Castle; niece, Morgane Salmon, of Strasbourg, France; great-niece, Lilly Scott, of New Castle; stepnephew, Todd Childs; stepniece, Jenna Neal; as well as aunts, uncles and several cousins.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, August 16, at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 2224 E. Third St., Bloomington. Visitation for John will also be held at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday. Allen Funeral Home, 4155 South Old Highway 37, is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be sent to the family at www.allenfuneralhome.org