Lenore Joan Penfold

June 15, 1938January 10, 2020

Lenore Joan Penfold, 81, of Greeley, passed away on Friday, January 10, 2020. Lenore was born in Greeley on June 15, 1938 to Alec and Evelyn (Warner) Meisner. She was raised in Lucerne until her family moved to Wiggins.

On February 9, 1957 she married Robert L Penfold. They lived in Wiggins working on their farm and raising their children. Lenore enjoyed sewing, cross stitch, gardening and painting. Later in her life she moved to Evans and was an active member of the Kersey Senior Center.

Lenore is survived by her daughters, Linda (Ken) Frank, Brenda Blackburn and Terri (Gary) McDonald; six grandchildren, Breanne (Brian) Ballenger, Kendra (Jared) Waterhouse, Brandon (Jessica) Blackburn, Jennifer Blackburn and her partner Tyler Graham, Mariah Hughes and her partner Steven Mascarenas and Heather (James) Bjorland; and nine great grandchildren, Addison and Alex Ballenger, Gracie and Quinn Waterhouse, Abigail and Quentin Blackburn, Damien Weisberg, Kayden Mascarenas and Natalie Bjorland.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, brother, Charles Meisner and sister Kathy Printz.

Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, January 15, 2020 followed by a Memorial Service at 11:30 a.m. both at Stoddard Funeral Home. Interment Mizpah Cemetery, 12837 WCR 32 Platteville.

In lieu flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association in care of Stoddard Funeral Home, 3205 W 28th Street, Greeley, Colorado 80634.


  • Linda & Ken Frank, Daughter & Son-In-Law
  • Brenda Blackburn, Daughter
  • Terri & Gary McDonald, Daughter & Son-In-Law
  • Breanne & Brian Ballenger, Granddaughter & Husband
  • Kendra & Jared Waterhouse, Granddaughter & Husband
  • Brandon & Jessica Blackburn, Grandson & Wife
  • Jennifer Blackburn & Tyler Graham, Granddaughter & Partner
  • Mariah Hughes & Steven Mascarenas, Granddaughter & Partner
  • Heather & James Bjorland, Grandaughter & Husband
  • Addison & Alex Ballenger, Great-Grandchildren
  • Gracie & Quinn Waterhouse, Great-Grandchildren
  • Abigail & Quentin Blackburn, Great-Grandchildren
  • Damien Weisberg, Great-Grandchild
  • Kayden Mascarenas, Great-Grandchild
  • Natalie Bjorland, Great-Grandchild



  • Visitation Wednesday, January 15, 2020
  • Memorial Service Wednesday, January 15, 2020


  • Interment


Lenore Joan Penfold

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Gregory Meisner

January 17, 2020

Aunt Lenore is my Godmother we all will miss her very much wish I could have been with you all but living in Wyoming mother nature is not forgiving. She was loved very much my heart and prayers go out to Linda,Brenda,and Terry my three cousins love and miss you all. Love and Prayers from the Meisners in Wyoming.

Christine Conner

January 16, 2020

Linda, Brenda and Terry so sorry to hear about your mom she was such a sweet lady. Our prayers and thoughts are with you.

Debbie Shumaker

January 13, 2020

Lenore Penfold was my Aunt I will miss her so much thank you for all the beautiful memories I have of such a wonderful lady I loved you dearly and I will miss you so much love your niece Debbie Shumaker

Cathy Clift

January 13, 2020

Brenda, thinking of you and your family. So sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Hugs to you from all of us here in Utah.