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September 30, 1948 ~ June 19, 2019 (age 70)


PENNINGTON, RICHARD B., 70, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Kent Hospital.  He was the beloved husband of 48 years to Colette (Stevenin) Pennington.  Born in Woonsocket to the late Arthur and Lillian (Allen) Pennington.

He worked for the Coventry Credit Union for 30+ years, beginning as a manager before becoming the CEO and President. 

Richard was a loving husband, father, brother and grandfather.  He was an avid hunter, fisherman, boater and especially enjoyed camping around the country with his family.  He was also a member of the Highland Rod and Gun Club.    

Besides his loving wife, Richard also leaves behind his children, Jeffrey Pennington, Nicole Cardarelli and her husband Brian, and Gregg Pennington and his wife Jessica, his siblings Russell Pennington, Anne Pennington, Janice Thuot, Ronald Pennington and Pamela Michaud and five grandchildren May, Ronin, Wyatt, Luke and Van.

His funeral will be held Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 9:30 am from the IANNOTTI Funeral Home, 415 Washington Street (Rte.117), Coventry, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am in SS. John and Paul Church, Coventry.  Interment to follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, West Greenwich. Visitation will be Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 pm.


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June 21, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Iannotti Funeral Home
415 Washington Street
Coventry, RI 02816

Mass of Christian Burial
June 22, 2019

10:30 AM
Saints John & Paul Church, Coventry, RI

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