|Birth: ||Jun. 23, 1886|
|Death: ||Nov. 2, 1949|
INFIRMARY OFFICIAL DIES AFTER FARM MACHINERY ACCIDENT
Published Ogden Standard Examiner,
Thursday Evening, November 3, 1949
Edward Penman, 63, of Hooper; Superintendent of the Weber County Infirmary in Roy, died in an Ogden hospital Wednesday of complications following an accident suffered seven weeks ago at the infirmary farms. It was reported that he was operating a hay baler when his glove was caught drawing his hand and arm into the machinery. His leg was also injured.
Mr. Penman was born June 23, 1886, in West Weber, a son of James and Barbara Colville Penman. In 1920, he moved to Hooper. Since 1947, he had been Superintendent of the Infirmary. Prior to that time he had engaged in farming.
An active LDS church member, he had been a Sunday school teacher, a member of the Sunday School Superintendency, President of the MIA and member of the Elders Quorum in West Weber. In the Hooper Wards, he was a Ward teacher, was on the Ward Genealogical committee and was a member of the Weber Stake Genealogical committee. He had been second counselor to Bishop John D Hooper and first counselor to Bishop J Levi Beus of Hooper. He was on the high Council of Lakeview Stake and Stake, Genealogical Chairman. He was also active in Temple work. In 1936, he filled a mission to the southern states. He was a member of the Weber County Farm Bureau.
On December 22, 1909, he married Ida Mary Jones in the LDS Salt Lake Temple. Surviving are his widow of Hooper, two sons and two daughters: James Edward Penman, Leo Jones Penman Mrs. Ralph ( Sophia Marguerite) Child and Mrs. Keith (Melba Kaye) Steck of Roy: 11 grandchildren and the following brothers and sisters David, Henry, Robert, Charles and Miss Mary Penman of West Weber.
Services will be conducted Saturday at 1 p.m. in the LDS Hooper Ward Chapel by Bishop D.W. Holly of the LDS Roy Ward.
Burial will be in Hooper Cemetery.
James Penman (1848 - 1933)
Barbara Colville Penman (1848 - 1924)
Ida Mary Jones Penman (1888 - 1972)
James Edward Penman (1911 - 1979)*
Sophia Marguerite Penman Child (1914 - 2001)*
Leo Jones Penman (1920 - 2001)*
Baby Penman (1922 - 1922)*
David Penman (1875 - 1952)*
William Penman (1877 - 1905)*
Mary Elizabeth Penman (1879 - 1973)*
Henry Penman (1880 - 1950)*
Euphemia Penman (1882 - 1883)*
Robert Penman (1884 - 1969)*
Edward Penman (1886 - 1949)
Charles Penman (1888 - 1967)*
George Penman (1892 - 1892)*
Created by: Ann Jensen
Record added: Apr 08, 2008
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