Kennedy, Doris Ilene

Kennedy, Doris Ilene

Female 1916 - 2006  (90 years)

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  • Name Kennedy, Doris Ilene  [1
    Born 26 Jun 1916  Patterson Township, Greene County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 30 Nov 1993  Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Incorrectly given as Brighton, Missouri instead of Brighton, Michigan.
    Residence 26 Aug 2003  Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 5 Oct 2006  Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 25 Oct 2006  Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 6
    Person ID I31641  Sackett | Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist, Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2020 

    Father Kennedy, Basil Guy,   b. 16 Aug 1894, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1961, Hardin, Big Horn County, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Cowper, Lillian Myrtle,   b. 30 Sep 1896, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1955  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1915 
    Children 3 children 
    +1. Kennedy, Doris Ilene,   b. 26 Jun 1916, Patterson Township, Greene County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 2006, Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +2. Kennedy, Roberta Mae,   b. 27 Apr 1918, Patterson Township, Greene County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1993, Hardin, Big Horn County, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +3. Kennedy, Austin Cowper,   b. 23 Apr 1920, White Hall, Greene County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 2003, Holly Hill, Volusia County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     
    Family ID F4408  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family McKenzie, Charles Stuart,   b. Abt 1917, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 2009, Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Married 1942  [3, 7
    Children 
    +1. McKenzie, Stuart Guy,   b. 3 Mar 1944,   d. 5 Mar 2017, Highland Park, Lake, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
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    Last Modified 25 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F21777  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jun 1916 - Patterson Township, Greene County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Nov 1993 - Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 26 Aug 2003 - Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 5 Oct 2006 - Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Oct 2006 - Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 24 Jun 2020.
      Name: Doris Ilene Kennedy
      [Doris Kennedy McKenzie]
      [Doris McKenzie]
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 26 Jun 1916
      Birth Place: Patterson, Illinois
      [Greene, Illinois]
      Death Date: 25 Oct 2006
      Father: Basil G Kennedy
      Mother: Lillie M Cowper
      SSN: 343104406
      Notes: Dec 1936: Name listed as DORIS ILENE KENNEDY; Feb 1964: Name listed as DORIS KENNEDY MCKENZIE; 17 Nov 2006: Name listed as DORIS K MCKENZIE

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 3 Nov 2019.
      The Billings Gazette (Billings, Montana), 3 Dec 1993, page 8

      Roberta Kennedy Fox

      HARDIN -- Roberta Kennedy Fox, 75, of Hardin, died Tuesday evening, Nov. 30, 1993, in the Big Horn County Memorial Hospital following a brief illness.

      She was born April 27, 1918, at her grandfather's farm in Green County, Ill., a daughter of Basil G. and Lillie C. Kennedy. Roberta grew up tn White Hall, Ill. She attended White Hall High School, graduating in 1936, as salutatorian. After high school she attended Peoria School of business, graduating In 1939. It was while tn Peoria, Ill., that she met her future husband, Richard A. Fox. They were married in Peoria on July 27, 1940. The couple moved to Washington, D.C., during World War II, while Rich served his country as an Army officer.

      Roberta moved to Hardin in 1946, and formed the Fox Oil Company Partnership with her husband and her brothers and sisters-in-law, Ken and Lil Fox, and Chick and Virginia Lundberg. She remained a partner until her death. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1991.

      She was a loving, caring mother who was very much devoted to her family. She was loved and respected by all who knew her and her presence in their lives will be greatly missed. Books were a joy in her life and she loved to read. She also loved to collect antiques.

      Roberta was a member of the First Congregational Church, UCC, Hardin Senior Citizens and Chapter L, PEO.

      Survivors include her sons, Richard Jr. of Vermillion, S.D., Michael of Lakewood, Colo., Steven of Bozeman, Dennis and his wife, Janet, of Hardin, Timothy and his wife, Mary Jo, of Billings, and Paul Karas and his wife, Valerie, of Kirkland, Wash.; her sister, Doris McKenzie of Brighton, Mo.; her brother, Austin Kennedy of Holly HilL Fla.; and seven grandchildren, Nora, Sean, Susan, Kirk, Patrick, Michael and Caroline.

      Cremation has taken place. Memorial funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in the First Congregational Church of Hardin with Rev. Bill Tibbs officiating. Private inurnment will be in the Fairview Cemetery with Bullis Mortuary of Hardin entrusted with the arrangements.

      Should friends desire, memorials may be made to Chapter L, PEO, P.O. Box 318, Hardin, Mont 59034.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    3. [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 25 Jun 2020.
      DORIS K. McKENZIE
      https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/detroitnews/obituary.aspx?n=doris-k-mckenzie&pid=182763293

      Brighton, MI. Age 90. Died October 25, 2006 from complications following surgery. She was raised in White Hall, Illinois; and lived in the Washington, DC area and Pleasant Ridge before moving to Brighton in 1967. She is survived by her husband of 64 years Charles, of Brighton; sons Stuart of Highland Park, IL; Charles of Berlin, Massachusetts; Robert of Beaverton, Oregon; and daughter Sue of Pinckney. She is the grandmother of Ted McKenzie of Highland Park, IL and Katherine Spranger of Madison, Wisconsin, and great-grandmother of Max and Miles Spranger of Madison, WI. She was a loving wife and mother, and she will be sadly missed by her family and many friends. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, October 31, 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Howell, 323 W. Grand River, Howell. A reception at the church will follow the service.

      To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
      Published in The Detroit News on Oct. 29, 2006.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Jun 2020.
      Mr Austin Cowper Kennedy, 83

      Deaths

      Daytona Beach News-Journal (FL) - Wednesday, August 27, 2003
      APRIL 23, 1920 - AUG. 26, 2003

      HOLLY HILL - Austin Cowper Kennedy, 83, of Kilgore Street, former owner of Floritona Hotel, Daytona Beach, died Tuesday at home.

      Mr. Kennedy, an Army veteran, was born in Patterson, Ill., and moved to this area in 1963 from Canton, Mo. He also worked for Hertz Rent-A-Car for 23 years. He was a member of the Central Baptist Church, Daytona Beach, and attended University of Illinois.

      Survivors include his wife of 25 years, Ruth; a son, Doug, Port Orange; three daughters, B.J. Alligood, Port Orange, Chris Bonomi, Daytona Beach, and Carol Kennedy-Powers, Minneapolis; a sister, Doris McKenzie, Brighton, Mich.; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Volusia/

      Flagler, 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange 32129. Hannah Cremation is in charge.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 24 Jun 2020.
      DORIS K. McKENZIE

      Brighton, MI. Age 90. Died October 25, 2006 from complications following surgery. She was raised in White Hall, Illinois; and lived in the Washington, DC area and Pleasant Ridge before moving to Brighton in 1967. She is survived by her husband of 64 years Charles, of Brighton; sons Stuart of Highland Park, IL; Charles of Berlin, Massachusetts; Robert of Beaverton, Oregon; and daughter Sue of Pinckney. She is the grandmother of Ted McKenzie of Highland Park, IL and Katherine Spranger of Madison, Wisconsin, and great-grandmother of Max and Miles Spranger of Madison, WI. She was a loving wife and mother, and she will be sadly missed by her family and many friends. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, October 31, 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Howell, 323 W. Grand River, Howell. A reception at the church will follow the service.

      To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
      Published in The Detroit News on Oct. 29, 2006.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 24 Jun 2020.
      Livingston County Daily Press and Argus (Howell, Michigan), 29 Oct 2006, page 2

      DORIS K. MCKENZIE

      Doris K. McKenzie, 90, of Brighton died Oct. 25. Muehlig Funeral Chapel, 403 S. Fourth Ave., Ann Arbor, (734) 663-3375.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    7. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Jun 2020.
      Livingston County Daily Press and Argus (Howell, Michigan), 16 Jun 2009, Page 4

      CHARLES STUART MCKENZIE

      Age 92, died June 14, 2009 in Brighton. Mac was raised in Port Huron and attended Port Huron Community College. He graduated from the University of Michigan Engineering School with a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering in 1938. He joined the Army in 1941 and worked at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland until WWII ended. He married Doris Kennedy of White Hall, Illinois in 1942. He worked at Chrysler Corporation and Ford Motor Company. They lived in Pleasant Ridge with their growing family for 14 years and in 1967 built their dream house on Winans Lake near Brighton. Mac retired from Ford in 1974 and enjoyed many years of playing golf, hunting, and traveling. He and Doris were members of the Lakelands Golf and Country Club, and Mac participated in the Brighton Senior Men's Club. His last years were spent at the Caretel nursing home in Brighton. His wife Doris preceded him in death in October 2006. He is survived by his four children: Stuart, Charles, Sue, and Robert; two grandchildren, Kate and Ted; and two great-grandchildren, Max and Miles. A memorial service will be held at the First Presbyterian Church in Howell, 323 W. Grand River, on Thursday, June 18 at 10 a.m.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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