YOUNGSTOWN Memorial services will be held Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at 11 a.m. for Mr. Calvin Kennedy, 84, who departed this life Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Hospice House.
Mr. Kennedy was born June 18, 1928, in Youngstown, a son of Benjamin Kennedy and Berta Pickard Kennedy.
He was a member of the Union Baptist Church.
Rambunctious in his youth, in his senior years, he enjoyed fishing, bingo and horse racing. He never missed family gatherings, especially graduations and Northside neighborhood functions. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
He leaves to cherish his memory, a daughter, Phydria Scott; two sons, Calvin and Lamont Moore; two brothers, Curtis Kennedy of Youngstown and Warren Kennedy of Richmond, Va.; and host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other family and friends.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, Benjamin Jr. (Ethel), Napoleon (Rose), Wilburt (Luleen), and Merion Kennedy (Ossie).
Arrangements were entrusted to the L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home, 1951 McGuffey Road, Youngstown, OH 44505.