Louis K. “Casey Jones” Penningroth, 95, of New Athens, IL; born on December 4, 1917 in St. Louis, MO; passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at New Athens Home for the Aged in New Athens, IL. Mr. Penningroth was a railroad agent.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Louis C. and Christine Penningroth, brother Carl Penningroth and sister Mary Penningroth.
Mr. Penningroth is survived by his wife Helen, nee Schmidt, Penningroth of New Athens, IL. 3 step-sons; Raymond Gregowicz of New Athens, IL, Thomas Gregowicz of Las Vegas, NV and Joseph Gregowicz of Tucson, AZ.
Visitation: Friends may call at the Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 9:00am to 10:30am.
Service: Mass will be held at St. Agatha Catholic Church in New Athens, IL on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11:00am with Father James M. Nall officiating.
Memorials may be made to the St. Louis University School of Medicine.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.