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Michael John Kennedy

Michael John Kennedy, age 77 of Berwyn. Beloved husband of Jeanne nee Carroll, loving father of Catherine (Steve) Boho, Bridget (John) Cullett, Caroline (Mark Elkins) Kennedy, Mary (Doug) DeHeck, Michele (Glenn) Randall and Sarah (Robert) Daley, cherished grandfather of Jonathon (Stacy) Boho, Jacob (Kelly) Boho, Caitlin Boho, Daniel (Jessica) Switzer, Sarah Michele Switzer, Sydney Elkins, Michaela Elkins, Andrew DeHeck, Matthew DeHeck, Isabel Randall, Timothy Daley, Emily Daley, Audrey Daley, Quinn Daley, Morgan Cullett, Steven Cullett, Kylie Cullett, Mitchel Cullett and great-grandfather of Montgomery Boho, Benjamin Boho and Dominic Bley, dear brother of Patrick (Lucille) Kennedy, Martha (late Irving) Riggs, Sarah (late Victor) Links, Mary Kennedy and the late Sheila (late Floyd) Young, fond uncle to many nieces and nephews. Funeral Friday, October 21, 9:45am Prayers at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, 2447 S. DesPlaines Avenue, North Riverside to St. Mary of Celle Church, Mass 10:30am. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery. Visitation Thursday, 3:00pm to 9:00pm.  A memorial luncheon will be held on Friday immediately following the cemetery service at Irish Times Restaurant 8869 Burlington Ave., Brookfield at approximately 1:30pm.


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Condolences to the Kennedy family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your whole family. Psalms 147:3 says God, heals the broken hearted, and binds up their wounds. May God bring you comfort and peace.

Williams Family Nov 3 2016 10:24 AM

Mr Kennedy was a great guy remember him in bushnell prairie city high school sorry for your loss and prayers for the family!!!!

Steve Lovell jr Oct 23 2016 10:45 AM

Dear Jeannie. This is MARY Farmer English from Routt in the 60s. I use to babysit for u. I loved your family and Mr Kennedy was a rock to lean on during those high school years. I had one girl and 3 boys. I named my daughter Bridget after your Bridget. I remember you two dancing together and he was always a gentleman. I only wish I had talked with him one last time. Sincerely. Mary

Mary Farmer English Oct 20 2016 9:51 PM

To the entire Kennedy family, Im saddened to hear about the loss of your husband, father, grandfather and friend. You are a beautiful family with whom I was proud to be associated. I often find think of you and hold you in deep regard. I remember Mike & Jeanne fondly and Im forever grateful for your encouragement and support. Prayers for all during this time of sadness and loss.

Patty (Kaufmann) Hamburger Oct 20 2016 9:33 PM

I worked with Mike in the Partnership Academy at Morton. He was a wonderful man and a great counselor. He loved our students as I did. He will be missed. My sincere sympathy to you, Jeanne, and you family. Jeanne Sharpe

Jeanne Sharpe Oct 20 2016 7:24 PM

Jeanne and family, I worked with Mike at Morton with the Paetnership Academy. He was a wonderful man and a fantastic counselor. He loved our students as I did. He will be missed by all. Jeanne Sharpe

Jeanne Sharpe Oct 20 2016 7:15 PM

To the Kennedy Family, My sincere condolences on your loss. I always appreciated Mr. Kennedys enthusiasm as he provided the play by play at our football games no matter what the score. May you find comfort in celebrating his life.

Kent Walters Oct 19 2016 7:09 PM

I always feel so comfortable and happy when talking to him while I was teaching at East; I could see his kindness toward all the students, specially my bilingual_ESL students. I will miss him but also I will be always remembering him, such a good person. RIP.

Vincent Ayala Oct 19 2016 11:31 AM

Were so sorry for your loss. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Bob and Debbie (Rock) Camp Oct 18 2016 9:03 PM

Thinking of all of you and wishing you peace as you celebrate his life. May your faith sustain you in the days to come.

Jennifer (Pestle) DeJong Oct 18 2016 4:56 PM

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