Patrick Kennedy Obituary

Patrick Lee Kennedy
Patrick Lee Kennedy

January 20, 1926 - December 29, 2018
Born in Toledo, Ohio
Resided in Saratoga, California


Patrick Lee Kennedy, resident of Saratoga, CA., passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 29, 2018. Patrick was born on January 20, 1926, in Toledo, Ohio to Robert and Mary Kennedy. Patrick served in the U.S. army during WW II in the 69th Division from 1944 to 1946. He married Sonia Rudakawycz on Sept. 5, 1950, in Canada. He graduated from Santa Clara University in 1951. Pat and Sonia had four children, Mary, Mark (Lynn), Sonia Ann (Don) and Cecilia (Larry). Patrick was a lumber salesman for 63 years. Among some of the companies he worked for were Weyerhaeuser, Plywood Fresno and Global Wood Source. He was also an usher at St. Joseph of Cupertino Church for over 50 years.

Patrick is survived by his daughters Mary Kennedy and Cecilia Kelly and his son Mark Kennedy. He also leaves behind three grandsons, Ian Kennedy, Adam J. Kelly and William Patrick Murray. Family who recently passed away include; Patrick's wife, Sonia 1/18, his daughter Sonia Ann 1/18 and his grandson Nicholas Patrick 02/01.

Friends are invited to attend a Vigil Service on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 7pm at LIMA & CAMPAGNA SUNNYVALE MORTUARY, 1315 Hollenbeck Ave., Sunnyvale. Funeral Mass Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 11am at St. Joseph of Cupertino Parish, 10110 N. De Anza Blvd., Cupertino. Interment to follow at Gate of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, Los Altos.

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Vigil Service
Lima & Campagna Mortuaries Sunnyvale Mortuary
1315 Hollenbeck Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA US 94087
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
7:00 PM
Funeral Mass
St. Joseph of Cupertino Parish
10110 N. DeAnza Blvd.
Cupertino, California United States 95014
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
11:00 AM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
22555 Cristo Rey Drive
Los Altos, CA United States 94024
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
12:30 PM