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Ronnie Pennington dies at 70



Ronnie D. Pennington, 70, of Tiffin, Ohio, died Monday, June 18, at Mercy Hospital of Tiffin.

He was born in Whitesburg to the late Joseph Murphy and Josephine Hall Pennington.

Mr. Pennington was a 1966 graduate of Columbian High School and served in the U.S. Army before working for Whirlpool.

He enjoyed fishing and growing tomatoes. He loved Michigan football and spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include a son, Shane Pennington of Tiffin, Oh.; a daughter, Ciara Ireland and husband Jed of Port Clinton, Oh.; two grandchildren, Charlotte and Nathaniel Ireland of Port Clinton, Oh.; and a sister, Linda Greene and husband Richard of Texas.

Funeral services for Mr. Pennington were held June 22 at the Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin, Ohio. Burial was in Fairmont Cemetery with military honors rendered by the United Veteran’s Council.

Memorial donations may be made to the Veteran’s Association. On-line condolences may be left for the family at www.engleshookfuneralhome.com.

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