Jennie Panco

August 27, 1919June 29, 2014

Jennie Panco, age 94 of Albion formerly of Jackson passed away Sunday June 29, 2014 at Bronson Battle Creek Hospital. She was born August 27, 1919 to George and Julianna (Burch) Chopper in Albion, Michigan. In 1940 she married Alexander J. Panco who preceded her September 9, 2001.

Jennie was a graduate of Washington Gardner High School. She was a homemaker, former member of St. Joseph’s Orphanage.

Jennie is survived by: Brother- Alex (Betty) Chopper of Cosby, TN Sisters- Lillian Smak of Albion Olga Giddens of Hastings Niece & Guardian- Julie Chopper- Sevierville, TN Many nieces and nephews Special friend & Guardian- Karen Case of Battle Creek

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers Matt and Nicholas Chopper, and Bill Chopper, Sisters Sofia, Eleanor Lazarchuck and Anne Gaiduchik.

According to her wishes, Cremation has taken place and there will be no services. Burial will be at St. Johns Cemetery, Jackson, Michigan.

Memorial Contributions can be made to Good Samaritan Hospice, 166 E. Goodale Ave., Battle Creek, Michigan 49017


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Laurie Newsom

July 18, 2014

I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with your family.

Penny Bennett

July 16, 2014

Jennie Panco was one of the nicest people I ever met. RIP Jennie