Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
November 18, 2011 1:53 pm EST


WESTERVILLE — James T. Penman Jr., 91, Westerville, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011.

James was born in New Brighton, Pa., on July 23, 1920, to the late James T. and Mariam A. (Roney) Penman Sr.

He was also preceded in death by his son, Jon Penman; and a sister, Ruth Mulhollen.

Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Harriet (Turnbaugh) Penman; grandchildren, Jeff Penman, Jodi Whitney, Jennifer (Todd) Smith; great-grandchildren, Kyle Whitney, Katie Whitney, Evan Smith, Grant Smith; daughter-in-law, Judy (Cliff) Irvin.

Visitation will be held Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, NE Chapel, 3047 E. Dublin Granville Road, Columbus, with the funeral service at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Lewis Center. Messages of condolence may be left at

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