Margaret A. (Volk) Penn
August 10, 1928 - September 18, 2021
Margaret A. (Volk) Penn, age 93, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, September 18, 2021.
Born in Wilmington, DE on August 10, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Charles A. and Mary Jane (Ramsey) Volk. Margaret worked as a payroll administrator for the State of Delaware. In her spare time, she could often be found gardening or creating beautiful floral arrangements. Margaret will always be remembered for her kind spirit and lending a helping hand whenever it was needed. Above all, she was devoted to her family and cherished time spent with them.
In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her brothers, James Volk and Charles “Chick” Volk. She is survived by her children, Susan M. Duck of Nassau, Michael J. Penn, Sr. (Claudia), Andrew F. Penn, and Nancy E. Penn (Michael), all of New Castle; grandchildren, Mike, Jr., Emily, Nicolas, Angeline, and Dalton; and great grandchildren, Cheyenne, Cameron, Malachi, and Gabriel.
All services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Margaret’s memory to The Salvation Army of Delaware, PO Box 308, Wilmington, DE 19899 or online by clicking here, Catholic Charities USA, 2050 Ballenger Avenue, Suite 400, Alexandria, VA 22314 or online by clicking here, or Boys Town, PO Box 8000, Boys Town, NE 68010 or online by clicking here.