DEATH:Sarah Kathryn Penner

Sarah Kathryn Penner, 87, Hillsboro, died on Aug. 4, 2022, at Newton Medical Center.

A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022, at Haven of Rest cemetery in rural Hillsboro.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Memorials to Salem Home in care of Jost Funeral Home at P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063.

She was born on April 28, 1935, in Arkansas City to Raymond and Dorothy (Wheeler) Kittrell. She married Charles Penner on Feb. 4, 1956, in Arkansas City.

Survivors include son, Mark (Kelly) Penner of Peabody; daughter, Kathryn McMillen of Hillsboro; brother; Jim Kittrell of Massachusetts; Virginia Lesieur of Maine; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

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