AMerican Veteran 11

David Eugene Penn

December 23, 1942 ~ September 18, 2022 (age 79)


      Mr. David E. Penn, age 79, of Brandenburg, KY, passed away on Sunday, September 18, 2022, at the Brandenburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  David was born December 23, 1942, the son of Melville Lee and Elsie Bell (Gowen) Penn.  He proudly served his country in the United States Army.  David served in Vietnam as a Combat Engineer earning a Vietnam Service Medal, a Vietnam Conduct Medal, and a National Defense Service Medal.  David had many interests but enjoyed fishing and hunting whenever he was able.

      David was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Marcella Linder and Alice Krumpelman.  He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Lillian Jupin Penn; four children, Alice (Neal) Barger, Kerry (Jeff Jupin) Janes, Pamela (Lynn) Jupin and David (Anna) Penn; seven grandchildren, Joshua, Em, Megan, Benjamin, Sara, Caleb and Carissa; three step grandchildren, Bobby, Anthony and Brittney; three great grandchildren, Lillian, Samuel and Eliana; two step great grandchildren, Sophia and Graysen; his brother, Henry (Jeanette) Penn; and numerous nieces and nephews.

      Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, at the chapel of the Hager Funeral Home.  Burial, with military honors, will follow in New Brandenburg Baptist Church Cemetery.  Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Tuesday, and from 9:00 AM until the time of service on Wednesday. 



September 20, 2022

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hager Funeral Home
633 Bland Street
Brandenburg, KY 40108

Funeral Service
September 21, 2022

11:00 AM
Hager Funeral Home
633 Bland Street
Brandenburg, KY 40108

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