AMerican Veteran 11

Gary Lee Pennington

September 12, 1954 ~ May 29, 2021 (age 66)


Gary Lee Pennington, 66, of Terre Haute passed away Saturday, May 29, 2021 from cancer.  He was born in Clinton, Indiana on September 12, 1954 to Earl and Katherine Pennington.

Gary was retired from the Operating Engineers Local 841 and enjoyed fishing and cooking on his grill.  He served in the U.S. Navy and was a Vietnam veteran. 

Survivors include his father Earl Pennington of Vincennes, daughter Angela Pennington of Brazil, Indiana, son Bryon Pennington of Shelburn, Indiana, sister Beverly Pennington of Sullivan, Indiana, two grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and significant other and partner of 25 years, Nita Livvix of Terre Haute.

He was preceded in death by his mother Katherine Pennington and sister Sharon Pennington.  Per his request, there will no services.  Online condolences may be made to



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