Joseph N. Penn
1942 – 2018
Joseph N. Penn
Yonkers – Joseph Nicholas Penn, beloved husband, father and grandfather, of Yonkers, N.Y., passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the age of 76, following a brief illness. Joe was born on March 24, 1942 in New York, N.Y. to Phillip Penn and Lucy (nee Cimino) Penn. A longtime resident of the Bronx and lifetime Yankees fan, Joe was a 1958 graduate of Mount St. Michael Academy and a 1962 graduate of Manhattan College. Joe retired after nearly three decades of working for the New York State Liquor Authority and was an entrepreneur who, with his wife, ran two successful businesses.
Joe is survived by his beloved wife of 52 years, Janice (nee Rhoder) Penn and their loving children: Phillip (Jennifer) Penn of Burlington, CT, Diane (Nicholas) DiNisio of Thonotosassa, FL and Michael Penn of Yonkers, N.Y.; and cherished grandfather of Joey, Alex and Sierra. Joe was predeceased by his parents.
Family and friends are invited to attend visiting hours at the Flynn Memorial Home on Thursday, August 16, 2018 from 7 to 9 p.m., and Friday, August 17 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A mass of Christian burial to celebrate Joe’s life will be held at St. Eugene’s Church, located at 31 Massitoa Road, Yonkers, N.Y. on Saturday, August 18th at 10 am. Interment will follow immediately afterward at St. Raymond’s Cemetery in Bronx, N.Y. Additional information will be available on Flynn Memorial Home’s website. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Joe’s memory to the National Stroke Association , www.stroke.org or the American Diabetes Association , www.diabetes.org.
Flynn Memorial Home, Inc. 1652 Central Park Avenue Yonkers, NY 10710 914-963-5178 www.flynnmemorialhome.com
Published in the The Journal News on Aug. 14, 2018
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