Penn 50th anniversary

Samuel and Kathyleen Penn celebrated their 50th anniversary Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, at Gervasi Winery with their family and again in Geneva with family and friends.

Sam Penn and the former Kathy Springer were united in marriage Sept. 7, 1969, at Cortland Christian Church.

Lifetime residents of Cortland, they have two sons, Owen and Matthew (Kelli) Penn, both of Cortland. They also have five grandchildren and a great-grandson.

Sam served in the U.S. Army from 1966 to 1968. He worked at Delphi for 42 years and now continues working at LRB Tool and Die, where he has been for the past 13 years. He enjoys working in the yard and being with his family.

Kathy was a floral designer for 26 years and has been a receptionist at Bowers Group for the past 19 years. She keeps busy designing centerpieces and flowers for family weddings and events and enjoys spending time with her family.