Penny Rene Kreutzer, 77, of Marion, died Sunday, October 8, 2017, at St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids.
Private family services will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, followed by a public visitation from 4-6 pm at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home.
Penny was born November 17, 1939 to Florence (Curran) and James Lacock, in Marion, Iowa. She was raised by Jesse and Mary Starry. She graduated from Marion High School in 1958. Penny married Steven Kreutzer May 29, 1977, in Las Vegas. They loved "going to the river" together for 42 years at Bobbers campground on the Coralville Reservoir. She also enjoyed gambling, playing euchre, shopping at thrift stores, and spending time with family and friends.
Penny is survived by husband Steven Kreutzer, son Trent Brooks of Marion, daughter Danell "Dani" Wells (Bernie Arterberry) of Maquoketa, grandchildren Zachary Wells and Ashley Wells of Maquoketa, nephew Kevin McKenna (Tammy) of Cedar Rapids, niece Rene Gellerman (David) of Bettendorf, brother-in-law Denny Kreutzer of Cedar Rapids, sister-in-law Kelly Siegel of Wisconsin, and special childhood friend Joni Glessner of Branson, MO. She was preceded in death by her parents and beloved sister Saundra McKenna.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund will be established in Penny's honor.