Daniel Pennypacker

Obituary of Daniel L. Pennypacker

Daniel L. Pennypacker, 61, of Pottstown, PA, passed away on January 31, 2022, at Pottstown Hospital. Born in Pottstown, PA, Daniel was the son of the late Leonard High Pennypacker and Irene May (Henry) Pennypacker.


Dan graduated from Pottstown High School in 1979, and then worked for Bassett Bedding in Stowe, PA, until the plant closed in 1998. Dan then began working for Superior Metal Products Co., Inc., in Pottstown, PA. In his early years, Dan was an avid bowler and participated in leagues at Jay Lanes and Limerick Bowl, where he successfully bowled several 300 games. He was a devoted sports fan who enjoyed cheering on the Philadelphia Phillies and Dallas Cowboys. Dan also loved spending time with animals and collecting vinyl records. 


Dan is lovingly remembered by his siblings, Susan (& Daniel) Costantini, Leslie Pennypacker, David Pennypacker (& Mary Davenport), Beverly (& Mark) Smith, Diane (& Randy) Hartman, Donald (& Debra) Pennypacker, Douglas Pennypacker, Lisa Pennypacker, Theresa Dengler, Roberta (& Douglas) Patrick, and Holly Hubbard; his 15 nieces and nephews; and his 4 great-nephews.


In addition to his mother and father, Dan is predeceased by his sister-in-law, Cynthia Pennypacker.


Visitation will take place on Saturday, February 26, 2022, from 9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. in the Gathering Center of Saint Aloysius Church, 223 Beech St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Memorial Mass will follow at 11:00 a.m. Inurnment will take place after the service at Saint Aloysius New Cemetery, 800 Block of Buchert Rd., Pottstown, PA 19464.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dan’s memory to the American Cancer Society at https://www.cancer.org/ or to an animal charity of your choice.

Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com.