Kevin Kennedy, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend, passed away peacefully at home on November 28, 2021. He was born on December 29, 1953 in Ottawa. Predeceased by his parents Hubert and Helen (nee Fougere) Kennedy, brother Jim and nephew Jason French. Leaves behind his wife Betty, children: Jamie, Colleen (Eric), Katherine (Gene), David (Claudia) and Erin (Rob). Grandpa to Audrey, Ariella, Austin, and soon to be introduced latest little grandson. Also survived by 4 loving sisters: Firma (Wayne), Karen (George), Colleen (Paul), and Leola (Pat) and 2 sisters-in-law: Lorraine (Jim) and Bev (Al) as well as an awesome array of nieces and nephews and their wonderful children. He leaves behind a host of friends who have lasted a lifetime.
Kevin loved entertaining at home, home renovations, golf, the Leafs, weekend getaways, fine dining, road trips, a great steak (rare) and above all he loved us. His family was his passion and his proudest achievement. His passing will leave a large hole in the hearts of us who loved him, but a smile when we remember the stories and adventures we had.
Due to Covid 19 restrictions , the service will be private. Please see live streaming link on this website to join us virtually.
Info: Due to COVID 19 restrictions, the memorial service at Thornton Funeral Centre is by invitation only. Physical distancing and masks that cover both the nose and mouth are required at all times while inside the Funeral Centre. ** This services will be livestreamed ** The livestream will be available on this memorial page 5 minutes prior to the time of the service. There will be a link at the top of this memorial page for guests to click on to view the livestream.