Michael Richard Kennedy

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August 21, 1967 ~ August 25, 2018

Michael Richard Kennedy, 51, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018. He was born August 21, 1967, the son of Vincent A. and Adeline F. Kennedy.

He was born in Ogden, Utah, but spent the last few years in Tigard, Oregon. He attended Bonneville High School and graduated from Canyon High School. He then joined the United States Air Force where he was an Aircraft Power Systems Mechanic.

He was assigned to Ellsworth, A.F.B. in South Dakota. In 1992, he received orders to England, but they were canceled for humanitarian reasons. Instead, he was assigned to Hill A.F.B., Utah, because of his father's illness.

His father, Vincent Anthony Kennedy passed away February 21, 1992.

He married Christina Spring Capello in Ogden, on May 25, 1997. The have two wonderful children, his son, Christopher Michael Kennedy and his daughter, Kenda Adeline Kennedy; who reside in Tigard, Oregon.

He is survived by his wife, Spring; and children, Chris and Kenda.

He is also survived by his mother, Adeline F. Kennedy; and siblings: Margaret (Don) Williams (Sequim, WA.), Elizabeth (Dave) Knight (Phoenix, AZ.), Jerry (Jan) Kennedy, (Ogden, Utah), John Kennedy (West Valley, Utah) and Paul Kennedy (Salt Lake City, Utah), seven nieces and nephews and four great nieces and nephews.

Memorial services were held in Tigard, Oregon, on August 31, 2018.

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