Donald L. Kennedy

Born: Wed., Aug. 18, 1943
Died: Wed., Sep. 21, 2011

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Mr. Donald L. "Donnie" Kennedy, age 68, Robinson, Illinois, died Wednesday September 21, 2011 at Crawford Memorial Hospital, Robinson, Illinois, following several months of failing health. He was born August 18, 1943 in Robinson, Illinois, the son of Ralph Emmerson and Mary Elizabeth (Clauss) Kennedy. On February 15, 1964 he married Kathryn J. "Kathy" (Fenton) and she survives. Don retired from Marathon Oil Company in 2000, after 31 years in Maintenance. Following retirement, Don worked for Shook's Wrecker Service, Robinson, Illinois; was a member of the South Union Church, Rural Flat Rock, Illinois; Crawford County Collectibles; President and Coach Robinson Little League, Babe Ruth League and American Legion Baseball for 16 years.

Survivors include wife Kathy J. Kennedy, Robinson, Illinois; sons and daughter-in-law, Jon Fenton Kennedy, Robinson, Illinois, Jeffrey Charles and Kimberly Kennedy, Macon, Georgia; daughter, Amy Kathryn Kennedy, Robinson, Illinois; grandchildren, Riley Jane Green, Bailey Elizabeth Green, Lauren Michelle Kennedy, Luke Fenton Kennedy; sister-in-law, Barbara and Bill Hanner, Springfield, Illinois; sister-in-law, Mrs. Linda S. Kennedy, Flat Rock, Illinois; a niece, Sarah LeAnne Kennedy, Flat Rock, Illinois; nephews, Matt and Kim Hanner, Chatham, Illinois, Mike and Brandy Hanner, St. Charles, Missouri; great nieces and nephews, Hunter, Brenna and Kipton Hanner. Preceding him in death were his Parents; Mother & Father-in-law, Nell and Frank Fenton; Brother, Charles Kennedy.

Funeral service will be Saturday September 24, 2011 at 10:30 am at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Illinois with Bro. Jack Cunningham officiating. Burial will be in the Robinson New Cemetery, Robinson, Illinois. Visitation Friday September 23, 2011 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Pulliam Funeral Home, and from 9:00 am until time of services on Saturday. Memorial donations may be made to the Relay for Life, Crawford County, Illinois.

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09/23/2011 -

Lonnie and Laura White

Kennedy Family, We are so sorry for your loss of a great man. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all, praying and knowing God will give you strength thru this time.. Lots of Love and Prayers The White Family (Lonnie, Laura, Christian, Kyrsten and Vickie)

09/23/2011 -

Cynthia Brown

Jeff, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I am keeping you and your family in my prayers.

09/23/2011 -

Jan Satcher

My sincerest condolences to your family. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

09/23/2011 -

Amy Hall

So sorry to here of Don's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time of loss.

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