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Richard L Pennington

November 24, 1951 November 17, 2019
Richard L Pennington
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Hastings resident Richard L. Pennington, 67, passed away Sunday, November 17, 2019, at Mary Lanning HealthCare in Hastings, Nebraska.

Memorial service is 2:00 PM, Friday, November 22, 2019 at First Lutheran Church, 3200 Military Ave., Fremont, Nebraska. DeWitt Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Hastings, Nebraska is handling arrangements.

Richard L. Pennington was born November 24, 1951 in Battle Creek, Michigan, the son of Marvin and Edna (Grover) Pennington.  He graduated from Wahoo High School with the class of 1970. Richard married Joyce Newman on July 16, 2004. He retired from ESU-9 in Hastings, Nebraska. Richard enjoyed Nebraska football, food, fishing and golf.

Richard is survived by his wife Joyce Pennington of Hastings, NE; children, Rick Pennington (fiancé, Sarah Murphy) and Angie (Steve) Carnahan all of Fremont, NE; step-children, Brook Newman and Nick Newman both of Hastings, NE; fourteen grandchildren and step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one sister; two brothers; and his dogs, Cooper and Teddy.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister.

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2:00 PM 11/22/2019 2:00:00 PM
First Lutheran Church

3200 Military Ave.
Fremont, NE 68025

First Lutheran Church
3200 Military Ave. Fremont 68025 NE
United States

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