Leroy Melvin Penshorn

Leroy Melvin Penshorn[1, 2]

Male 1941 - 2011  (70 years)Deceased

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  • Name Leroy Melvin Penshorn 
    Born 25 Jul 1941  St. Hedwig, Bexar Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1972  Marion, Guadalupe Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    founder of Penshorn's Meat Market 
    Residence 2003  McQueeney, Guadalupe Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Retired Marion, Guadalupe Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Penshorn's Meat Market 
    Died 22 Oct 2011  [4
    FamilySearch ID LK3X-B3J 
    Person ID I8039  Wendel Voigt Family Tree
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2014 

    Father Marvin William Penshorn,   b. 18 Dec 1912,   d. 9 May 2003  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Viola Gerhart,   b. 9 Sep 1920,   d. 17 Jul 1972, Bexar Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Siblings 1. Lorine Penshorn    
    2. Jimmie Penshorn    
    3. Leroy Melvin Penshorn 
    4. Irene Penshorn    
    5. Carolyn Penshorn    
    6. Betty Ruth Penshorn    
    Family ID F549  Group Sheet

    Family Leona Triesch 
    Children 
    +1. Debra Kae "Debbie" Penshorn
    +2. Elroy Penshorn
    +3. Robert Lee Penshorn
    Last Modified 31 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F3030  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jul 1941 - St. Hedwig, Bexar Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - founder of Penshorn's Meat Market - 1972 - Marion, Guadalupe Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2003 - McQueeney, Guadalupe Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - Penshorn's Meat Market - - Marion, Guadalupe Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
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    Leroy Melvin Penshorn

  • Sources 
    1. [S697] Obituary of Marvin W. Penshorn, Vol. 152, No. 153, p. 3A, col. 1-2 [Voigt p. 128].
      Date: 11 May 2003
    2. [S147] Index to Texas Birth Records (1926-1995), [Voigt pp. 129, 189].
      Le Roy Penshorn, male, born 07/25/1941, Bexar Co., father Marvin Penshorn, mother Viola Gerhart.
    3. [S944] Obituary of Leroy Melvin Penshorn, [Voigt p. 189].
    4. [S944] Obituary of Leroy Melvin Penshorn, [Voigt p. 189].
      Leroy Melvin Penshorn passed away on October 22, 2011 after a long hard fought battle with cancer. He was born on July 25, 1941 in St. Hedwig, TX to Marvin and Viola Penshorn, who preceded him in death. Leroy married Leona Triesch on April 29, 1961 in New Braunfels, TX, and they celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary this past year. Leroy and Leona were the founders of Penshorn’s Meat Market in Marion, TX in 1972, and had recently retired.

      Leroy is survived by his wife Leona; his daughter Debbie Babcock and husband John of Houston, TX; his sons Elroy and wife Rosalind, and Robert and wife Kimberly both of Marion, TX; six grandchildren, Heath and Luke Schneider, Brett and Morgan Penshorn, Garrett and Devan Penshorn; brother Jimmy Penshorn and wife Jerry of Marion, TX; sisters Lorene Howell of Clovis, CA, Carolyn Abel of New Braunfels, TX, Irene Haecker and husband Arthur of Marion, TX, and Betty Kriewald and husband Gerald also of Marion, TX; plus numerous nieces and nephews.

      A memorial service will be held at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Marion, TX on Saturday, October 29 at 10 a.m. with Pastor James Witschorke officiating.

      In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society or St. Johns Lutheran Church.




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