Vernon E. Kennedy, 49

December 01, 2008

NOV. 21, 1959-NOV. 29, 2008

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Vernon E. Kennedy, 49, of 1944 Phillipy Road, died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008, at his home.

Born Nov. 21, 1959, in Waynesboro, Pa., he was the son of Norman F. Kennedy of Greencastle and the late Grace M. Myers Kennedy.

He attended Greencastle-Antrim Senior High School.

He had been working at Oliver Homes as a site work coordinator since April 2004.

He attended services at Antrim Brethren in Christ Church.

In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife, Linda G. Beeler Kennedy, whom he married July 30, 2004; his stepmother, Genevieve Fortney Kennedy of Greencastle; one daughter, April Johns of Lancaster, Pa.; one son, Eric Kennedy of Lancaster; one stepdaughter, Christine Izer of Mont Alto, Pa.; one stepson, David Hockenberry of Waynesboro; three sisters, Gwen Welty of Waynesboro, Mildred Shoemaker of Chambersburg, Pa., and Norma Failes of Mercersburg, Pa.; two brothers, Benjamin Kennedy and Loren Kennedy, both of Greencastle; one stepgrandson; and a number of nieces and nephews.


Services will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Antrim Brethren in Christ Church, Chambersburg. The Rev. Ky Searcy will officiate. Burial will follow in Mount Zion Cemetery, near Quincy, Pa.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 9 p.m. at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Antrim Brethren in Christ Church, 24 E. Kauffman Road, Chambersburg, PA 17201.

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