Pennington, Rande A., Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away on August 21, 2011 at Henry Ford Hospital. Age 57 years. Rande A. Pennington was born on May 27, 1954 in Cedar Springs to Roger and Rose (McIntyre) Pennington. He was married to Patricia Sharar on August 27, 2004 in Saginaw. She survives him. Rande was a talented musician and played trumpet and sang with area bands including Westwood and Inflight. Left to cherish Rande’s memory is his wife, Patricia; step-daughter Amanda (Ian) Mays; mother, Rose Pennington; a grandson on the way; one brother, Rocke (Nancy) Pennington; two sisters, Diane (Steve) Wickering and Dena Feltman; in-laws, Pat and Shirley Sharar; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Roger Pennington and one brother, Ricke Pennington. Friends are welcome to visit with Rande’s family on Friday, August 26, 2011 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State). In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Arthritis Foundation. Please share your thoughts and memories at the funeral home or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com.