A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home

217 Portland Street, Dartmouth, NS


Theresa "Terry" Anne Penney

September 22, 1960July 20, 2019

PENNEY, Theresa Anne “Terry” – 58, of Dartmouth, died peacefully in the Dartmouth General Hospital on July 20, 2019. Terry was born in Sydney, Cape Breton to Michael and Josephine Penney. She loved to sing, listen to music and read. She loved her stuffed animals, her collection of ornaments, loved to dance, being with her family and friends. One of her favourite past times was checking the thrift stores for any great buys. Terry is survived by four children, Terry Jo Penney (Robert), Halifax, NS, Christa Appleby (Gordon), Fredericton, NB, Diana Dwyer (Bobby), Dartmouth, NS, Michelle Dwyer (Jay) Montreal, QC, brother and sisters, Bill Penney, Sydney, NS, Anne Penney, Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Valerie Penney, Ralene. She was predeceased by parents Michael and Josephine Penney, of Sydney, brother, Colin Penney, of Sydney, NS. Grandchildren, Augusta, Britney, Kenneth, Desseray, Dawson, Cheyenne, Natasha, J.R. and great-grandchild, Sierra. Many nieces and nephews who she loved very much, lastly her best friend Harry Sykes. A Celebration of life service will take place at 1pm on Sunday, July 28, in A. L. Mattatall Funeral Home, with reception to follow. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Terry’s life. Flowers are welcome and condolences may be viewed or sent to: www.mattatallfuneralhome.com


  • Celebration of Life Service Sunday, July 28, 2019


Theresa "Terry" Anne Penney

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Louise Collins

July 26, 2019

To the family of Terry,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sorrowful time.
Sincere condolences from Louise Collins and family.

Yvonne & Paul Madore

July 25, 2019

We knew Terry in our teen years. She was always kind, full of fun and had a ready smile for everyone. RIP Terry ❤️

Gwen (Apblett) Morrison

July 25, 2019

So many memories from our younger years together. We will remember you always. RIP, Terry. Condolences and hugs to Anne, Billy and all Terry's family.

Diana Barnaby

July 25, 2019

Sincere condolences to all of Terry’s family and friends. RIP Dear Friend. ❤️