Penny S. Kirkham “Busia,” 71, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020.

She was born on Aug. 22, 1949, in La Porte, Indiana, to the late Matthew “Mac” and Thelma (Foltz) Konowitz. Penny was employed with Aero Metals since 1996 and was the former office manager of Bernacchi’s Farm Market.