PENNER, John - Peacefully surrounded by family on Friday September 9, 2016 at St. Joseph's Villa, Dundas, John Penner of Hamilton in his 92nd year.
Beloved husband of Grace and the late Lorna "Lindy" (1987) . Loving father of Stephen (Barbara) and Carol Zapotochny (Bob) all of Hamilton.
Dear grandpa of Christopher (Karen), David (Crystal), Stephen Zapotochny, Sara (Dan) Wood and Jillian Zapotochny (Ray), Great-grandfather of Athena Penner.
Survived by siblings Helen, Nettie and Jack. Step-father of Ann McKay and Carol Abercrombie.
Former Superintendent of Finance for the Hamilton Board of Education and School Board Trustee. A voracious reader who's appetite for world travel began with his early naval experience. In retirement he was able to fufill that dream.