Murray Pennell

Obituary of Murray Pennell


70 years, passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at Riverview Gardens, Chatham. Beloved husband of Cathy. Dear father of D'Arcy Pennell (Colleen), and Carolyn Pennell. Loving grandfather of Carly, Cameron, and Coen. Dear brother of Lawrence (late Carole), Jim (Sylvia), Mary Ellen Pennell (Ken). Murray will be greatly missed by Ralph Topp and many cousins, nieces and nephews. Murray retired as a General Manager of the H.J. Heinz Co. after 27 years of service. He was the co-chair of the Leamington Parkinson's exercise and support group. He was a member of the Leamington Yacht Club for 20 years. With respect for Murray's wishes, cremation has taken place. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Wednesday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Murray's life at the Funeral Home on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 11 a.m. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Parkinson Society. Friends may share memories at