William R. Penfield, Jr., 73, of Ridgway, died Friday, August 13, 2021, at Highland View Health Care after a lengthy illness.
He was born May 25, 1948, in Ridgway, a son on the later William Penfield, Sr. and Erma Griffith. On April 28, 1973, he married Kathleen Fannin, who preceded him in death on February 13, 2015.
Bill was a graduate of Ridgway High school and served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He retired from Keystone Powder Metal. Bill was a member of the Ridgway American Legion and Ridgway VFW. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with friends.
Bill is survived by one sister, Susan Heindl and her husband Donald of St. Marys, special friends; Karen Copello and Joanie Klase, and also several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his wife and parents he is preceded in death by a brother, John Penfield.
Funeral Service and Military Honors are being scheduled and will be held privately by the family.
Interment will be at Park Lawn Memorial Gardens
Krise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 130 Center Street, Ridgway, PA 15853 is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be made to the family at?www.krisefuneralhome.com
Published by Ridgway Record from Aug. 16 to Aug. 17, 2021.