Surrounded by family, Penny Pearl Krowitz nee Shefman peacefully passed away at the age of 76 on Tuesday January 3rd, 2023 after a courageous battle with Cancer.

Devoted and loving wife to Barry for 56 wonderful years. They faced incredible hardships throughout their lives but faced them together with grace, dignity and determination.

Beloved mother and mother in law of the late Charles Krowitz and Nicole Krowitz/ Abbott and the late Allen Abbott, Marnie and Paul Beard, David Krowitz and Liliana Segreto.

Special sister/mother to Debbie Krowitz

Dear sister and sister in law to Alan and Francine Shefman and Frank and Vicki Shefman

Adoring aunt to Corey, Howard, Josh and Zachary Shefman

Super proud Bobie of 8 amazing grandchildren Adam Krowitz, Madison Abbott, Ethan, Carly and Jordan Beard, Stefanie, Michael and Alexander Krowitz.

Special friend, 2nd mother, therapist, and confidant to everyone she met.

Very special thanks to her team of caregivers Emma, Veronica, Dr. Sandler and Harvey whose warmth and compassion sustained her life throughout her illness while at home.

Donations to honour Penny’s memory and passions may be made to The Charles Krowitz Burkitts Lymphoma Research Fund at Princess Margaret Hospital at 416-946-6560, or any services that support abused women of your choosing.