Jacqueline "Jackie" Sue Penwell, of Thousand Oaks, California. passed away Friday, October 26, 2012, in Los Robles Hospital, after a long fought battle with Crohn's Disease. Born in Amherst, on January 25, 1964 to Charles L. Penwell and Jeannette M. Cherney, Jackie was always an admirer of nature and found joy in spending quality time with family. A woman of generosity, Jackie always believed in showing kindness to others.
Jackie is survived by her sisters, Jodi Penwell and Kimberly Mussey (nee Penwell; brothers, Jeffrey Penwell and Mike Cherney; her partner, Helen Hendry; stepchildren, Zachary Hendry and Aubrey Hendry; father, Charles Penwell and stepmother, Ruth Penwell.
Family and friends are invited to a memorial gathering Friday, November 2, 2012, from 5 until 7 P.M., in the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center, 1110 Cooper Foster Park Road, Amherst.
Family suggest donations be made in memory of Jacqueline, to the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, by visiting http://www.ccfa.org
Online condolences may be left for the Penwell family at www.dovinreberjones.com.