June 10, 1902 ~ November 2, 2007
Charlotte Dohna Penor, 105, of Hamden, wife of the late Frank Penor, passed away on November 2, 2007. She was born in New Haven on June 10, 1902 a daughter of the late Frederick and Helena Kropka Dohna. Charlotte was a member of the American Legion Auxillary, post 47 in New Haven. She leaves her daughter Charlotte Goulet and her husband Clement of Prospect, a son in-law Raoul LaMarche, Sr. of Gainesville, FL, grandchildren Karl Pokrop, Maureen Ribortella, Craig Goulet, Raoul LaMarche, Jr., Robert LaMarche, Janet Guinn and Judith Bauckman. Mrs. Penor has also been blessed with 16 Great Grandchildren and 5 Great-Great Grandchildren. She is predeceased by two daughters, Alice Cromwell and Dorothy LaMarche and 7 brothers and sisters. Charlotte was a lovely lady, who inspired us all, and by example taught the importance of love and family. She certainly will be missed! Funeral from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden, on Thursday, Nov. 8th at 9:30a.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Bridget Church in Cheshire at 10a.m. Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday from 5 to 8p.m.