Kennedy, Mike 20-03-2016


Michael Edward

(C.D., Order of St. John / Captain (retired) – Royal Canadian Artillery / Major (retired) – Canadian Corps of Commissionaires)

Passed away peacefully in the Almonte General Hospital on March 20, 2016.


Of Almonte, at the age of 75.

Dear husband to the late Olive (nee Striker).  Beloved father to  BGen (retired) Scott Kennedy (Wendy).  Proud grandfather to Sean, Kyle, Liam and Brynn.  Survived by his sisters Marilyn Perrault (Robert), Lorraine Villeneuve (Joe), and Donna Townes (Percy), brother Gary Kennedy (Janet), and sister-in-law Rita.  Predeceased by his parents Hugh and Dorothy, also his brother Gerald. Remembered fondly by all for his integrity, good humour, pride of service with the Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery and the Corps of Commissionaires, and love of his family.

Family and Friends May Visit

C.R. Gamble Funeral Home & Chapel Inc.

(127 Church St., Almonte, ON., 613-256-3313)

On Tuesday, March 22, 2016 from 2 to 4pm and 6 to 8pm.  Funeral Mass on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 11am in Holy Name Of Mary Catholic Church (134 Bridge St. Almonte, ON.).  Reception to follow at the Almonte Civitan Club.  Spring Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery.  The Rosary will be prayed in the funeral home at 1:45pm on Tuesday with A Legion Service to take place at 5:45pm that evening.  Donations in memory of Mike may be made to the Almonte General Hospital Fairview Manor Foundation.

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