Penne Jane Covert obituary 1963~2021


Penne Jane Covert, 58 of Chambersburg PA went peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, December 6, 2021, at her home in Chambersburg surrounded by her family.

Penne Jane Covert
Penne Jane Covert

Born Saturday April 27, 1963 in Huntingdon, PA, she was the daughter of Carl Creswell and Linda (Cornelius) Creswell.

Penne was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She served 38 years as a Government Civilian and always had a positive working attitude that radiated in everything she did.

She enjoyed camping, throwing pottery, gardening, cross-stitching, quilting, and painting.

Penne was an active member of the Greenvillage Church of God and extremely involved with VBS and various church activities.

Penne had a servant heart and always made sure others were taken care of before herself. She was a light to this world and will be deeply missed by so many.

She is survived by her husband, Kevin L. Covert; her son and daughter-in-law, Ross Covert and Jade, grandsons Crew and Case (of Chambersburg, PA); her daughter Carle Novakowski (Covert) and son-in-law Matthew (of Chambersburg, PA); her brothers Gregory Creswell and children Gabrielle and Noah and wife Melissa (of Berlin MD); and Nicholas Creswell, wife Kathleen, and son Keegan (of California MD).

A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, December 10, 2021 at Greenvillage Church of God 5164 Philadelphia Ave. Chambersburg PA., 17202 with Pastor Matthew Tosten officiating.

Visitation at 9 a.m. and Memorial Service at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in the name of Penne to Foundation for Women’s Cancer online here.

The family has entrusted Penne’ care to Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in McConnellsburg, PA.

Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website

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