Patty A. Penrod (Kennedy)March 24, 1953 ~ October 12, 2017 (age 64)
Patty Ann Penrod, age 64 of Wauseon, passed away unexpectedly Thursday morning, October 12, 2017. Pat was born in Toledo on March 24, 1953 to the late Howard Penrod and Margaret (Stiriz) Penrod who survives. Pat was a 1971 graduate of Wauseon High School and later attended Owens College where she received her Associates Degree. Before retiring earlier this year, she served as cafeteria manager at Evergreen High School for 14 years; along with being a floral designer for over 30 years, caterer for weddings and special events and worked at TLC Child Center. Pat was an avid sports fan, enjoying NBA basketball, Cleveland Indians and her OSU Buckeyes. In addition to her work and hobbies, she was very active with Trinity Lutheran Church in Wauseon where she served as a past church council president, church secretary, most recently as worship chair and participating in senior choir and the bell choir in addition to being a committee member of the Wauseon Downtown Association. Pat will be missed by her mother, Margaret; children, Nicholas (Barbara) Kennedy, Michael P. Kennedy and Kristina M. Kennedy and faithful canine companion, “Kobe”. Along with her father, Howard, she was preceded in death by her brother, Randy Penrod. Visitation will be on Monday, October 16, 2017 from 2:00 -8:00 PM, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 398 S. Shoop Ave, in Wauseon. A memorial service for Pat will be held on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM also at the church. Private interment will held prior to the church service at Wauseon Union Cemetery. Reverend Julie Parsell will be officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Fulton County Humane Society, P.O Box 236, Wauseon, Ohio 43567 or the Trinity Lutheran Church Child Center in her memory. Arrangements are entrusted with Barnes Funeral Chapel, 5825 St Hwy 109 in Delta. Online condolences may be sent to the family through our website at www.barnesfuneralchapel.com.