Celebrating the life of
Charlotte Ann "Penny" Telgener
June 04, 1932 - October 29, 2022
Charlotte PenningtonTelgener (Penny) of Savannah, Georgia passed away peacefully the morning of October 29 after a fight with cancer. Charlotte was born in 1932 and spent most of her youthful years in Sandpoint, Idaho, a small town in the Northern panhandle of that State. While attending High School she met John Telgener who she married following their graduation from the University of Idaho. Penny is a member of the Kappa Alpha Theta sorority and attained a Bachelor of Science degree, Home Economics. Following graduation, she and her husband relocated to Connecticut where they began 68 years of happy married life. Penny remained active in her sorority, church and community affairs, is a PEO member, became a proficient down hill skier, loved golf and playing bridge with her dear friends. Charlotte following her husband’s retirement from Pratt and Whitney later relocated to the Landings in Savannah, and more recently had become residents of the Marshes of Skidaway. She always loved to travel and was fortunate to visit many parts of the world together with her husband, and loved the many memorable years spent at the family’s New Hampshire lake home. Her most cherished role was being grandmother to her four loving grandchildren. She was a long-time member of the Skidaway Island United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles A. and Dora Bruns Pennington of Sandpoint, Idaho. Charlotte is survived by her spouse, John Telgener, their two loving sons and their spouses Richard John (Deborah) and Steven Charles (Patty) all of Golden, Colorado, grandchildren Christopher of Yarmouth, Maine, Jonathan of Evergreen, Colorado and Liam and Anna of Golden, Colorado.
A memorial service will be held at Skidaway Island United Methodist Church on December 12 at 11:00 AM. A reception will follow at the Church.
I'm very sorry for your loss. I really enjoyed the time I spent taking care of Mrs. Telgener she will be missed.
- Twyla D Hill, Midway, GA
John, So sorry about Penny’s passing. She was a great person. Both Louise and I will miss her.
- Al &Louise Pela, Pooler, Ga
Dear John and Family, Lou and I send our deepest sympathy on the loss of dear Penny. She was one of the kindest, most loving persons we have ever known. Please know you all are in our prayers, we will truly miss that loving smile. God Bless you all. Much Love, Lou and Gerry
- Molella, Savannah, GA