ROCHESTER - Helen J. Pennell, 97, of Portland Street in Rochester, died Sunday, December 8, 2019 at Frisbie Memorial Hospital. She went home to be with the Lord and went very peacefully. Born October 31, 1922 in Milton, a daughter of Frank A. and Angie (Page) Remick, she resided there for many years and also in Rochester for many years.
In earlier years, she worked as a shoe stitcher at local shoe factories.
Helen enjoyed reading, word search, rides in the country, traveling to Tennessee, Florida, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. She especially loved family get-togethers.
Widow of the late Reginald E. Pennell, she is survived by their children Reginald E. Pennell, Jr. and wife Pam, June M. and husband Edwin Burrows, Rose and husband Bob Ebare, Debbie and husband Gene Ebare; many grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews, including her special niece Angie Girard. Predeceased by her children Alston, John and Helen Pennell; four sisters Anlie Stevens, Florence Dodge, Bessie Lewis and Marguerite Remick.