Norman H. Penner

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“Ruth, Norm Jr, Terry and family. We would like to say how sorry we are for your loss. Norm meant a great deal to us, greeting us every morning for 33...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Eric & Cindi

“Thank you Norm for everthing you did for the youth of Manchester. Give my dad a hug for me. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Lisa Lafond - Scottsdale, AZ

“My condolences to the family. Norm Sr. was a great man who valued family first. RIP. ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Donna Weisseg - Cranberry Twp, PA

“My deepest condolences to all family members as a club member in the 1960s I remember mr. Penner as a director out in the field who would literally...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Dan Garrity - New Boston, NH

“Rest in Peace Mr.Penner..You made the Boys Club a quality place to learn for many..God Bless You.Chick Bowers ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Chick Bowers - New Smyrna Beach, FL

Norman was born on July 5, 1924 and passed away on Saturday, September 30, 2017.

Norman was a resident of Bedford, New Hampshire at the time of passing.

Subsequent to graduating from the University of Buffalo, Norm began a career with Boys' Clubs of America in Tonawanda, Depew and Lancaster, NY, where he rose to the position of Executive Director.

After serving his country as a medic in the US Army Medical Corps during World War II, he married Ruth J. Sturm, the love of his entire life for over 69 years.

A calling hour will be held Monday, October 9, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM with the memorial service beginning at 1;00 pm at Goodwin Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 607 Chestnut Street, Manchester, NH, In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in his memory to the Manchester Boys' and Girls' Club, 555 Union St, Manchester, NH 03104.