William G. Penwarden, Sr., 76, of Davie, Florida, passed away on March 27, 2013.|
Born in Honesdale, PA, to Esther and Millard Penwarden, he served in the US Navy for four years and was a machine operator for 27 years at S.J. Bailey & Sons and later in life as a custodian for the Wayne Highlands School District.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Dorothy, children William Penwarden, Jr., Daniel T. Penwarden, Keith J. Penwarden, Barbara A. Carachilo, Cindy M. Patrisso, and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Jean Price.
A private memorial service will be held in June at the Schoonover Cemetery, Honesdale.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests those who wish to honor Mr. Penwarden make a donation to the kidney or leukemia foundation.
Published in Wayne Independent on May 11, 2013