Penny W. Liu, age 87, of Newark, passed away peacefully on the evening of Saturday July 27, 2019, at the Kutz Home in Wilmington.
Penny was born May 15, 1932, in China, to Qinsheng Wu and Guichi Lin. Penny was preceded in death by her husband of 32 years, John K. Liu, and is survived by her son, Kristopher T. Liu, of Kyle TX, and niece, Michelle Bain, of Shanghai, China. She also leaves behind a number of good friends, and will be missed by those who knew and loved her.
Penny held a Masters of Social Work from the University of Chicago, and had a successful career in social work, and social work administration. She was well traveled, spoke a number of Asian and European languages, and was a competitive roller figure skater.
Viewing will be 9:30-10:30 am on Saturday, August 10 followed by a service at 10:30 am. at McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3924 Concord Pike Wilmington, 19803. Burial will be in Washington Memorial Chapel Cemetery in Valley Forge National Historical Park, King of Prussia PA.. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Salvation Army, the American Heart Association, and the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration.