Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Marion Penick

   Marion S. Penick, 82, of Dayton, Ohio passed away Thursday, April 7, 2005 at Patriot Ridge Nursing Home. He is survived by four sons, John Penick of Riverside, Ohio, Mark (Christine) Penick of Dayton, Ohio, Daniel (Lynn) Penick of Wichita, Kansas, and Timothy (Billie) Penick of Beaverton; two daughters, Robin (Timothy) Hamann of Coleman, and Rebecca Sweetman of Dayton, Ohio; one sister, Nancy Draughn of Carleton; one brother, Walter (Carol) Penick of Vandalia, Ohio; and 16 grandchildren and one Great grandchild. Marion was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during WWII in the Philippines. He graduated from the Missouri School of the Mines with a B.S. in Civil Engineering. He was employed at W.P.A.F.B. as a civil engineer and was registered as a professional engineer in seven states and as a professional surveyor in three states. Marion was a Past District Governor of Rotary International, and a Paul Harris Fellow. He was a charter member of the Beavercreek Rotary and he and his wife Mattie were land donors and instrumental in the development of what is now Rotary Park in Beavercreek.

   He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Mary Penick, his wife of 51 years, Mattie Penick, and one brother, James Penick.

   Funeral services were held April 11 at Tobias Funeral Home in Beavercreek Chapel. Terrell Hudson officiated. Interment was at Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Contributions in Marionís memory may be made to the Rotary International, One Rotary Center, 1560 Sherman Ave., Evanston, IL, 60201, or to Southern Care Hospice, 3077 Kettering Blvd., Suite 100, Moraine, Ohio, 45439.

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Glen Haven Memorial Gardens, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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September 2009
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