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Betty Jean (Uhls) Penning

June 3, 1932 — March 22, 2021

Mrs. Betty Jean Uhls Penning, passed away on Monday, March 22, 2021 at age 88, in Livonia, Michigan.  She is survived by three children, Barbara Prochaska Curlee Barry of Troy, Michigan; David Prochaska of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; and Floyd Dale Prochaska of Franklin.  She is also survived by her sister, Bernice (Bea) Irene Uhls Eason of Indianapolis; brother Jackie B. Uhls of Lee's Summit, Missouri; and brother Logan Uhls of Indianapolis; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.  She is preceded in death by her parents, Jackson and Vergie Uhls and her brothers, Jimmy Uhls and Donnie Uhls.

A celebration of life service will be held July 31, 2021 at 1:00 pm with a luncheon to follow at the New Salem Masonic Hall #462, 821 Salem Road, Franklin,KY 42134

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory website is  The Facebook page is Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.  The obituary phone line is 270-586-8844.

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Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, July 31, 2021

Starts at 1:00 am (Central time)

New Salem Masonic Hall #462

821 Salem Road, Franklin, KY 42134


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