US Army

SFC Wayne E Kennedy US Army (Ret)

November 4, 1936 ~ April 14, 2020 (age 83)

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WAYNE KENNEDY The sweetest memories remain Of the happiness we shared Our love will live beyond this life In the hearts of those who cared. Melbourne, FLWayne Kennedy, 83, formally of Chicago, Illinois passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 14, 2020 at Viera Del Mar in Melbourne. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Gretel, and their children Yvonne, Melbourne, FL; Regina and her husband, David, Rockledge, FL; and their two grandchildren, Karsten and Kenzie of Rockledge, FL. He was predeceased by his brother, Robert (Bob) Kennedy, and parents, William and Alice Kennedy of Chicago, IL. He was a retired US Army Sergeant of 22 years, a well-regarded employee of the US Postal Service in Melbourne, and a long-time member of Eastminster Presbyterian Church of Indialantic, FL. A funeral service will be tentatively held on Friday, May 15, 2020. Time and place TBA. Interment will be in Cape Canaveral National Cemetery, Mims, FL. 

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