The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

October 16, 2012

MaryEllen Penrod

WINDBER — PENROD – MaryEllen, 83, Windber, passed away Oct. 15, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center. Born July 28, 1929, in Paint Township, daughter of the late Milton and Bertha (Horner) Penrod. Sister of Phyllis Penrod, with whom she resided. Also survived by numerous cousins; and special friend, Ed Weyant. Former employee of Bestform for more than 37 years. She loved farming and her cats, Jack and Jill. She also played trumpet in the Windber Community Band. Member of Rummel Church of the Brethren, where she was the former choir director and where memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, the Rev. Ruby Mader, pastor. Friends received from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home Inc., Windber. Private interment at Berkey Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rummel Church of the Brethren, 3432 Graham Ave., Windber, Pa. 15963, in memory of MaryEllen. (www.meekfuneralhome.com)

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