Ellis Marlyn Penrod, 82 of Zanesville, passed away at home on Thursday April 15, 2010.
Ellis was born in Crooksville on November 10, 1927 to the late Ellis and Martha Pillsbury Penrod. Ellis worked as a roller at Armco Steel. He was the worldâ€™s greatest grandpa and he loved his boat.
Ellis is survived by his loving wife Martha Luckett Penrod; sons Roger (Marge) Penrod of NC and Richard (Doreen) Penrod of WI; step-daughter Luan Sherrick of Duncan Falls; step-daughter-in-law Bonita Klinehoffer; brother Dane (Karen) Penrod of Crooksville; sister Charlene Barbour of Spokane, WA; grandchildren Jennifer (John) Gray, Heather (Dennis) Butler, Jackie Penrod, Ryan Penrod, Damian Sherrick, Pennie (Mike) Bright, Jessica Sherrick, Jada Klinehoffer, Juan (Tiffany) Klinehoffer, and Carrie (Jarred) Starr; great-grandchildren Cierra Sherrick, Dakota Bright, Danielle Bright, Lillianna Bright, Orion Wright, Caiden Brennan, Camden Brennan, Justin Smith, Kelsey Smith, Brittany Butler, David Butler, and Abby Zigan; and great-great-granddaughter Ariyana Smith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, step-son Juan Klinehoffer, and a sister Mary Mankin.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday April 18, 2010 from 2pm to 4pm and from 6pm to 8pm at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 West Military Road, Zanesville. The funeral will be held on Monday April 19, 2010 at 1pm at the funeral home with Pastor Larry Penrod officiating. Burial will follow in The Rosehill Cemetery near Roseville.
To send a note of condolence to the Penrod family please visit our website at www.snoufferfuneralhome.com or call one of our compassionate staff at 740.450.8000.