|Birth: ||Mar., 1872, England|
|Death: ||Jun. 24, 1961|
Wife of Thomas Kennedy
Nellie and Thomas were married in 1891 in Ontario, Canada
In 1892, the same year that he started his factory at Galena, Mr. Kennedy married Miss Nellie Coldwell.
Six children constitute the household of Mr. and Mrs. Kennedy.
Claude is a graduate of the Galena High School and is a young machinist in the Thomas Kennedy Company.
Nellie is also a graduate of the high school and assists in the office of her father.
Richard has completed his high school course and is also employed in the business.
Catherine is a graduate of the high school,
Thomas is still in high school and
Mildred, the youngest, is in the grammar school.
Nellie Kennedy's husband Thomas, died in 1918 in an untimely accident, having been run over by his own car.
According to Nellie's Missouri Death Certificate she passed away at St. John's Hospital from colon cancer.
She was interred in Mt. Hope Cemetery Kennedy private mausoleum under the direction of Thornhill-Dillon Mortuary of Joplin.
THE JOPLIN GLOBE NEWSPAPER
JUNE 24, 1961
MRS. KENNEDY SERVICES SET FOR MONDAY
Services for Mrs. Nellie Kennedy, 89 year old, who died Thursday afternoon will be at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon in St. Phillips Episcopal church. The Rev David C. Patrick and Canon A. L. Du Domaine will officiate.
Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery under the direction of Thornhill-Dillon Mortuary.
Friends may call at the mortuary from Sunday noon until 1 o'clock Monday afternoon at which time the casket will be closed and moved to the church.
Survivors include three sons, Claude Kennedy of Tulsa, OK., Richard Kennedy of 117 North Moffet avenue and Thomas Kennedy of Neosho; two daughter, Mrs. Kathleen Phillips of Wichita, KS. and Mrs. Mark Henderson of 1620 Bird avenue; a brother, Ted Coldwell of San Bernadino, CA.; eight grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
The family will be at the Richard Kennedy home.
Pallbearers will be Dr. C. G. Cohagan, Gordon Rusk, Stanford Clark, Fred Sebastian, Ray K. Rickman and Walter Jorgenson.
Edward H. Coldwell (1846 - 1897)
Ellen Aldridge Coldwell (1841 - 1894)
Thomas Kennedy (1865 - 1918)
Nell Kennedy (1894 - 1935)*
Richard Kennedy (1897 - 1979)*
Kathleen Kennedy Phillips (1899 - 1983)*
Infant Daughter Coldwell (____ - 1886)*
Nellie Coldwell Kennedy (1872 - 1961)
Florence Davis (1876 - 1952)*
Edward Henry Coldwell (1881 - 1963)*
Mount Hope Cemetery
Plot: Kennedy Private Mausoleum
Created by: NJBrewer
Record added: Jul 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55593343