John B. Penniman

John B. Penniman

KALAMAZOO, Mich./MONONA-John B. Penniman, age 90, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.

He was born on May 26, 1924, in Kokomo, Ind.

John is survived by his wife, Elnora Penniman; children, Andrew (Carolyn) Penniman, Katie Penniman-Moser, David (Carolyn) Penniman and Don (Dawn) Penniman; ten grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and niece, Alice Penniman-Rose. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, David Penniman.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date in Kalamazoo, MI.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kalamazoo Westwood United Methodist Church and Kalamazoo Meals on Wheels.

Thank you to the staff at Heritage in Monona. Online condolences may be made at

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