Gordon R. Penney Jr. - age: 66
(November 29, 1945 to March 20, 2012
An immediate family service will be held at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home in Buxton with US Navy honors.
ALFRED- Gordon R. Penney Jr., age 66, of Gore Road, passed away on March 20, 2012, surrounded by his family.
He was born in Brockton, MA, on Nov. 29, 1945, a son of the late Gordon and Rose (Kennedy) Penney.
After graduating from high school, Gordon went on to proudly serve his country in the US Navy during the Vietnam War from 1965-1967.
For many years, Gordon worked for the International Union of Engineers- Local 4 in Boston as a heavy equipment mechanic and welder. This was a position that Gordon was extremely proud of.
He was a member of the Maine Tractor Club and enjoyed gardening, birds, and being with family.
He is survived by his wife Justina (Demientieff) Penney, sons- Randy, Brian and Donnie Penney, all of MA; daughters- Kimberly Penney of Sanford and Kristine Penney of Buxton; brother- Norman Penney; sisters- Charlene Champagne and Beverly Long; and six grandchildren.
An immediate family service will be held at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home in Buxton with US Navy honors. www.DCPate.com
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to www.msnewengland.org This will benefit Gordonís daughter-in-law Hilary Penney, and her support team at the upcoming April 1st MS Walk in Plymouth, MA.