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Published On: Thu, Jul 11th, 2013

KENNEY, Kathryn “Doreen” formerly of the Goodness Retirement Home, St. Thomas

KENNEY, Kathryn “Doreen” formerly of the Goodness Retirement Home, St. Thomas passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday July 9th, 2013 in her 86th year. Loved sister of Raymond and his wife Dawna Kenney of Unionville, Joseph “Dan” and his wife Joan Kenney of St. Thomas and was predeceased by her brother Clark Kenney. Doreen was born April 14th, 1928 in St. Thomas the daughter of the late Hazel (Clarke) and John Kenney. Doreen worked for St. Thomas Coin Sales with Vince Barrie, following his death she continued to work with Marianne Barrie and they became lifelong friends. She will be sadly missed by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Church on Friday July 12th at 10:00 a.m. Interment of ashes to follow in Holy Angels Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society in memory of Doreen. Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas entrusted with the arrangements.

About the Author

- Nathan is originally from Cardiff, Wales, and was imported to Canada as a internet mail order groom in 1998 and has managed to avoid deportation ever since. Even though sometimes mis-interpreted, possibly to retaining a Welsh accent, he continues to try his best to make a difference to the community he has grown to love.