2014-05-03 / Obituaries

Richard Howard Kenney

Graveside funeral services, celebrating the life of Richard Howard Kenney, 93, of Pataskala, were held April 26, 2014, at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Columbus. Full military honors were conducted by the Reynoldsburg Post of the V.F.W. and Richard will be laid to rest next to his beloved wife, Mamie, who preceded him in death on January 17, 2010.

He was born February 12, 1921, in New York City, the son of the late Charles H. and Evelyn H. (Chapman) Kenney. Richard served honorably as a Marine in WWII. He was a self-employed siding contractor in Columbus for 52 years.

Richard is survived by his son, John H. Kenney of Pickerington;. step-son, John (Beverly) DeLibera of Summit Station; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sisters, Patricia Billingham of Columbus and Ruth O’Connor of Baltimore, MD; and many nieces and nephews.

An on-line guest register and video tribute are available at www.hoskinsonfuneral.com Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service, Kirkersville, is honored to care for the Kenney Family.

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