Penelope J Cercone

Penelope J Cercone

January 16, 1958 - October 03, 2020

Penelope J Cercone

January 16, 1958 - October 03, 2020


Penelope “Penny” J. Wolfe Cercone, 62, of Monaca, died Saturday, October 3, 2020 in Good Samaritan Hospice, Beaver.

Born January 16, 1958 in East Liverpool, OH, she and was the daughter of the late William Robert and Shella (Bailey) Wolfe. Penny was a 1976 graduate of Midland High School and then went on to become the first female paramedic in Beaver County.  She worked for Medic Rescue for over 40 years, where most of her time was spent stationed at the Bruce Mansfield (First Energy) Plant where she awaited calls. An avid genealogist, she would often find connections to everyone she would meet.  Penny was an active member of the New Brighton United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her brother, Mark Wolfe and his fiancé Marcie Oakes; her aunt and uncle, Betty and Richard Wolfe; a special niece, “her baby”, Rachel Wolfe; nieces Krystle Wolfe and Kelly Hill; her nephew, Dewayne Wilson; her special friends Rozalyn Johnson and Gina Cornelius; also several cousins, great-nieces and great-nephews.  She will be greatly missed by everyone who knew her.

Friends will be received on Wednesday from 2-4pm and 6-8pm in the Gabauer Funeral Home- 1133 Penn Avenue, New Brighton Penny will lie in state on Thursday from 10am until time of service at 11am in the New Brighton United Methodist Church- 1033 6th Avenue, New Brighton, PA 15066. In accordance with CDC guidelines, a maximum of 25 people will be permitted in the funeral home at a time, social distancing will be practiced at the funeral home and church, and masks are mandatory at the visitation and funeral service.

Private interment will follow.

Family request that contributions be made to the church or the Beaver County Human Society 3394 Brodhead Road Aliquippa, PA 15001.


  • Date & Time: October 7, 2020 (2:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
  • Venue: New Brighton, Penn Ave


  • Date & Time: October 7, 2020 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
  • Venue: New Brighton, Penn Ave

Funeral Service

  • Date & Time: October 8, 2020 (11:00 AM)
  • Venue: New Brighton United Methodist Church
  • Location: 1033 6th Avenue New Brighton, PA 15066 - (Get Directions)

New Brighton United Methodist Church

  • Address: 1033 6th Avenue, New Brighton PA 15066

Beaver County Humane Society

  • Address: 3394 Brodhead Road, Aliquippa PA 15001

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4 responses to Penelope J Cercone

  1. Penny was a special friend. She will be missed terribly. I will never forget her kindness she showed me. She also interduced to police station pizza every time im back in pa I get it and think of her. Fly high penny. Terri Dapollonia-Reese

  2. Penny was also a great person with a huge heart and bright smile. She will deeply be missed by all that knew here. RIP

    Diane Doughty Troia

  3. Penny was very a very special person. She had some much love to give. She will be missed by all So sorry for you loss Mark and all her family and friend. You are face with Jesus now. No more suffering. Love you Penny. Hazel Grimm Hrele

  4. Haven’t seen Penny for many years. A very loving and caring person. Rest in heaven, Penny 🙏

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