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Hannibal Courier - Post - Hannibal, MO
  • Josephine E. Pennington

  • Josephine E. Pennington, 94, of Hannibal, died at 6:50 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at Beth Haven Nursing Home in Hannibal. 


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  • Josephine E. Pennington, 94, of Hannibal, died at 6:50 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at Beth Haven Nursing Home in Hannibal. 
    Mass of Christian burial will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Hannibal. Father Don Antweiler will officiate. Burial will be at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal. 
    Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
    Mrs. Pennington was born March 6, 1915, in Hannibal, Mo., to Louis J. and Mary G. Walsh Dopp.
    She was married to Paul Pennington on April 26, 1948, in Hannibal, Mo. He preceded her in death in 1999.
    Survivors include two children, Edward J. Pennington of St. Louis, Mo., and Mary Ann Martin (Gary) of Lawrence, Kan.; two grandchildren, Jason Riner (Jamie) of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Andy Pennington of Chicago, Ill.; three great-grandchildren, Drake Riner, MacKenzie Riner and Sydney Riner.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and two sisters.
    Mrs. Pennington worked as a clerk for the Department of Agriculture. She was a member of the Business and Professional Women’s Club and the Elk’s Club. Mrs. Pennington enjoyed softball, needle point and crafts. She loved St. Louis Cardinals baseball, fishing and enjoyed traveling with her husband and other friends. Mrs. Pennington attended Holy Family Catholic Church.
    Memorial contributions may be made to Blessing Hospice in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home. 
    Pallbearers will be Bill Baker, Gary Martin, Pat Humphrey, Michael Humphrey, Jason Riner and Andy Pennington.
    Online condolences may be made at www.jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com

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