Joseph V. Pennekamp, 86, of Platteville, died on Tuesday, Dec. 20, at Southwest Health Center Nursing Home, Cuba City. Requiem Mass was 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 23, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Platteville. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery, Platteville. Military Rites were accorded by VFW Post #5276. Friends called from 3 - 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 22, at the Melby-Bendorf Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, where there was a rosary at 2:45 p.m. Friends also called from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the mass on Friday at the church. Memorials may be made to the Joseph V. Pennekamp Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com
Complete obituary is in the December 28, 2011 issue of The Platteville Journal.