Penny Elaine Long, 74, Wabash, died at 5 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, at her home. She was born April 12, 1945, in Fort Wayne, to Walter E. and Margaret (Elder) Sites.
She was a 1963 graduate of Manchester High School. She married Curtis G. Long in Wabash, on Aug. 15, 1992. She worked at TriWick, Shepherd Chevrolet, and was the book keeper at the Manchester Clinic, all in North Manchester. She was a member of the Moose Lodge in North Manchester and enjoyed going to the Winchester Senior Center in Wabash. She was a former member of the Cherokee Kickers Line dancing group. She also enjoyed knitting and crocheting.
She is survived by her husband, Curtis Long of Wabash; two children: Tina (Joe) Carroll of South Whitley; and Cameron (Alycee) Kissinger of North Manchester; three grandchildren: Collin Buzzard of La Grange, Ky.; Joshua Derek Stefan Kissinger and Jeanell Amanda Paige Kissinger, both of Fort Wayne; sister, Cheryl Ann (Tom) Klutz of North Manchester; and her brother, Tom (Linda) Sites of Weyers Cave, Va. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 17, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Pastor Doug Veal officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.
Preferred memorial is Animal Shelter of Wabash County.