Arlene Marie <I>Howden</I> Kennedy


Arlene Marie Howden Kennedy

Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Death 16 Mar 2005 (aged 81)
Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Burial Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 75220629 · View Source
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Arlene Marie Howden KENNEDY 81, was born in Seattle. At the age of 7 she met her future husband, Richard M. Kennedy, at Three Tree Point. After graduating from St. Nicholas School, she attend ed the University of Washington and Woodbury College. In 1945 she married Dick Kennedy and they moved to West Seattle in 1954. Arlene was an active member of West Side Presbyterian Church, a Bible Study Fellowship discussion leader, a Sunday school teacher for high school girls, and a Child Evangelism Bible Club leader in her home for over 30 years. Additionally, she was a partner in the Howden-Kennedy Funeral Home of West Seattle. Arlene was devoted to her family, her friends, and her Lord. Her joy was to share her faith and encourage others. She suffered a severe stroke at home on March 8. Family includes husband Richard M. (Dick) Kennedy of West Seattle; sons Kraig M. Kennedy, (Pamela Jean) (CAPT, USN, Ret.) of Honolulu, HI; Kristopher M. Kennedy (Laura Lee) (CAPT, USN, Rel) of Woodbridge, VA. Grandchildren: Joshua R. of Bellevue, WA, Douglas M. of Seattle, Sara M. of Woodbridge, VA, and Anne M. of Seattle. Aunt of Robert M. Gentry (Jodie) of Issaquah, WA. Visitation, Tuesday March 22, 1-7 p.m., Howden-Kennedy Funeral Home, 3909 S.W. Alaska, Seattle, 98116. Funeral Services, Wednesday, March 23, 10 a.m. at West Side Presbyterian Church followed by reception. Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery. Those who wish may contribute to West Side Presbyterian Church, 3601 California Ave. Seattle, WA, 98116. Arrangements entrusted to Howden-Kennedy Funeral Home.

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  • Created by: Ann McClary
  • Added: 20 Aug 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 75220629
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arlene Marie Howden Kennedy (30 Dec 1923–16 Mar 2005), Find a Grave Memorial ID 75220629, citing Forest Lawn Cemetery, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Ann McClary (contributor 47402466) .