Robert Rowlodge “Bob” Kenyon

Robert Rowlodge “"Bob"” Kenyon

Birth
Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Death 7 May 1968 (aged 57)
District of Columbia, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row H, Lot 34 Lower, Site 6
Memorial ID 81725103 · View Source
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Parents:
- Frank Anson Kenyon [1886-????]
- Laura S. Koenig [1887-1986]

Married Audrey Virginia (Arrington) Kenyon

Child:
- Lowell Anson Kenyon [1934-2011]

Obituary

Robert R. Kenyon, 57, president of a Silver Spring firm that serves as manufacturers' agents, died yesterday in the Veterans Administration Hospital after a long illness. He lived at 5613 Johnson Ave., Bethesda.

Mr. Kenyon, born in Syracuse, N.Y., served in the Navy during World War II. He and his brother, Frank A., organized Kenyon Brothers, Inc., shortly after the war.

He previously was employed by Hugh Reilly Paint Co. and later at Freis, Beall and Sharp Co. here, where he was head of the paint division.

Mr. Kenyon was one of the early presidents of the Washington Paint Club and was also active in the Washington Lapidary Society.

He participated in Methodist church work and in civic affairs in Montgomery County.

Besides his wife, the former Audrey V. Arrington, he leaves a son, Lowell A., of 153 Talbott St., Rockville; two sisters, Mrs. Arthur E. Stine of 6004 39th Place, Hyattsville, and Mrs. William H. Dunn of 2804 S. 9th St., Arlington; his mother, Mrs. Laura K. Norris of the Arlington address; his brother, of 1608 White Oak Drive, Silver Spring, and a granddaughter.

Services will be at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow at Tyson Wheeler Funeral Home, 1331 Rockville Pike, Rockville, with burial in Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville.

The family requests that expressions of sympathy be in the form of contributions to the American Cancer Society or to the 20th Century Hour, Haddon and Ervin Avenues, Collingswood, N.J.

Military Service
U.S. Navy Reserve, SK3, WWII


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  • Maintained by: Trisha Skiados
  • Originally Created by: Glenn Wallace
  • Added: 8 Dec 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 81725103
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Rowlodge “"Bob"” Kenyon (25 Jan 1911–7 May 1968), Find a Grave Memorial no. 81725103, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Trisha Skiados (contributor 46631231) .