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Nancy A. Penney, age 83, of Mars, passed away on Saturday, June 1, 2019 in her home.
Born in Pittsburgh, PA, on July 27, 1935, she was the daughter of the late William “Clyde” and Alice Harbison Penney.
Nancy graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor’s degree and then went on to earn her Master’s degree in education from the University of Wyoming. She was a teacher for the North Allegheny School District for 42 years.
She was a member and organist for Mars United Presbyterian Church. She belonged to the Eastern Star and also Delta Kappa Gamma. She had previously served as chairman for the Mars Library.
Nancy had a love for frogs and was an avid Pittsburgh Penguins fan. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
Surviving are two brothers, William (Susan) Penney of the San Francisco Area in C.A. and Robert (Sandy) Penney of Reading, PA; aunt of Christine (Noel) Mabry, Gregory (Claudine) Penney, Jeanne (Richard) Schlicher, and Michael Penney. Also surviving are seven great-nieces and great-nephews.
Friends are invited to a Memorial Service on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the Mars United Presbyterian Church, 232 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA 16046, with Rev. James Steiner, officiating. A luncheon will follow. Arrangements are under the direction of the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. Burial will be in Mars Cemetery, Adams Twp., PA. Memorial contributions may be made to Mars UP Church, PO Box 805 Mars, PA 16046.