Family Login:


Share This Obituary
Resources

Send Flowers


Memories & Candles

“My heart breaks for you. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Brenda and Mike Craanen - Newport, MI

“My deepest sympathy and prayers to all of you. Sincerely, Shelly (Ostrowski) Prevo ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Prevo - MI

“I'm sorry to hear this. My thoughts go out to everyone. I haven't seen him since the 1980's, but remember him well. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Don Craanen - Melbourne, FL

“To all Marshall's family: praying for you all and keeping you in our hearts. Your dad was a good man who loved his family dearly. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Wally and Daye Goode - MO

“Thoughts and prayers. He was a good man. Who I was lucky enough to grow up knowing. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Laura Schmekel - Isabella, MO

“I am very sorry for your loss. My heart felt condolence. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Carol Craanen Dikowski - Newport, MI


Born in Monkland, Ontario, Canada, Marshall was the son of Donald and Elsie (Riley) Kennedy. After graduation from high school, he faithfully served his country in the United States Army. He married the love of his life, Carol June Gunder, on February 23, 1963. Sadly she preceded him in death October 24, 2003. A dedicated family man, Marshall worked for over 40 years with Ford Motor Company-Woodhaven Stamping Plant, retiring in 2005. He enjoyed bowling, woodworking and playing softball. He also was an avid Billiards player, playing on the Pool League for Verna's Tavern for many years, but his most cherished times were those spent with his family.
Marshall leaves to cherish his memory his children: Donald (Joyce) Kennedy of Newport, David Kennedy of Monroe, William (Janet) Kennedy of Newport, Robert Kennedy of Newport, Colene (Steven) Halstead of Howell, Carol Moinicken of Monroe and Patty Kennedy of Newport; 19 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren (with 2 more on the way); as well as his siblings: Patrick (Patte) Kennedy of Monroe, Katherine (David) Haws of Carleton and Michael (Barbara) Kennedy of Massachusetts.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a memorial contribution in honor of Marshall are asked to consider Henry Ford Hospice.