Leon John Kennedy

Leon John Kennedy

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Death 22 Jan 1983 (aged 52)
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 47276576 · View Source
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Leon J. Kennedy, 52, of 845 Korkwood St., died Saturday of heart failure in the Delaware Division.

Mr. Kennedy was a paper handler at the News Journal Co. for the past 14 years. Priot to that, he worked at Star Color Press as a paper handler for 16 years. He served in the Army during the Korean War.

He is survived by his wife, Alice F.; three daughters, Deborah A. Kennedy, Donna L. Kennedy, and Barbara Cephas, all of Wilmington; his mother, Arrie Kennedy of Wilmington; two brothers, William A. Jr. of Baltimore and Casper of Princeton, N.J.; and a sister, Lucretia Wedington of Wilmington.

Services will be Wednesday at 8 p.m. in St. Paul's UAME Church, 408 E. 11th St., where friends may call at 6 p.m. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.
(The Morning News, 24 January 1983 (Monday), page B4)

Gravesite Details Army veteran of the Korean War

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  • Created by: Tedd Cocker
  • Added: 29 Jan 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 47276576
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leon John Kennedy (19 Sep 1930–22 Jan 1983), Find a Grave Memorial no. 47276576, citing Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Tedd Cocker (contributor 47025283) .