Mona M. (Penny) HALE

News Death Notice

HALE, Mona M. (Penny) 75, of Blanchester and formerly of Goshen, Ohio passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, January 20, 2014. Born November 7, 1938 in Brown County, OH, the daughter of Larry and Francis (Blair) Penny, she was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother and dear friend to all that knew her. Mona loved listening to Blue Grass Music and worked for several years at Kendrick's Moving and Storage. Preceded in death by her parents and former husband Preston Griffeth, she is survived by her husband Morris Hale of Blanchester, daughters Susan (Richard) McGeorge of Maineville, Sarah (Jerry) Silcox of Morrow, Nancy (Martin) Sanner of Springboro and Leslie South of West Carrollton, OH, step-children Robert Hale, Donna Johnson, Joyce (Ron) Henson and Kimberly (Dan) Yeary, all of Blanchester, sisters Dee (Ron) Waters of Blanchester and Rose (Charles) Shinkle of Hillsboro, four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, several step grand and great-grandchildren. Visitation was Friday evening with funeral service on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Stine & Kilburn Funeral Home, Lebanon with Rev. Ron Henson officiating. Burial was in the Miami Valley Gardens, Centerville, OH. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Funeral Home

Stine-Kilburn Funeral Home
801 Monroe Rd Lebanon, OH 45036
(513) 932-1239

Published in Journal-News on Jan. 26, 2014