AUG. 17, 1921-APRIL 10, 2010
Mr. Robert Edward Kennedy, age 88, of Frederick, died April 10, 2010, at Golden Living Center, Frederick.
He was the husband of Mrs. Alice Kennedy, his wife of 67 years.
Born Aug. 17, 1921, in Frederick, he was the son of the late Frank Edward and Anna Poole Kennedy.
Mr. Kennedy is a United States Army veteran of World War II.
Early on, he worked for the Ox Fiber Brush Co. Later, he worked 29 years with Frederick Trading Co.
Mr. Kennedy was a lifelong member of the Francis Scott Key American Legion, Post 11, Frederick. In addition to being a past commander, he has served as chairman of the baseball committee and on the bingo committee, and held other offices.
In his earlier years, Mr. Kennedy played semipro football, as well as softball. He also volunteered as a referee and umpire for Midget and Little League organizations.